Adapted Physical Education 860 Add-On Certification
This sequence must be completed with the comprehensive physical education (K-12) teaching major in order to receive the 860 add on certification. You must take PEX 400, 401, 415, 445, 460 and Education 351.
Courses in Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (PEX)
PEX 400 Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities. 3 cr
Physical education for individuals with disabilities emphasizing identification, assessment, program development, and learning as the apply to instruction. Prereq: Con reg in 401; and P ED 200, 201, 331; admission to School of Ed.
PEX 401 Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities: 1 cr.
On-campus practicum teaching experience in the pool and gym settings.. Prereq- Con reg in 400 and P ED 200, 201, 331; admission to School of Ed.
PEX 415 Assessment and Prescription in Adapted Physical Education: 2 cr.
Current assessment and evaluation tools and techniques used in adapted physical education. Appropriate prescription techniques, ecological inventories, and placement recommendations based on the least restrictive environment. Application of evaluation within IEP process. Prereq: 400, 401 or con reg.
PEX 445. Seminar in Adapted Physical Education. 3 cr.
A study of problems as they relate to procedures, practices, organization, and administration in adapted physical education. Remediation of problems through IEP maintenance, appropriate curricular planning, activity selection, and instructional techniques. Prereq: 400, 401, 415.
PEX 460. Advanced Practicum in Physical Education. 1 cr.
Level II practicum experience working with students with disabilities in educational/community-based setting. Continued practice with evaluation, instruction, and reflection in that setting. Prereq: 400, 401.
COURSE OF STUDY
Required courses in major
||Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities
||Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities: Practicum
||Teaching Children and Youth with Exceptional Needs
in the General/Regular Classroom
Additional required courses
||Assessment in Adapted Physical Education (fall only)
||Seminar in Adapted Physical Education (spring only)
||Advanced Practicum in Adapted Physical Education
Note: To receive the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction 860 Add On Certification, you must complete the Comprehensive Education K-12 Physical Education Teaching Major.