Developmental Adapted Physical Education (DAPE) Minor

Required credits to graduate with this degree: 18

This minor will provide the necessary information and practical experience necessary for the development and maintenance of quality physical education service for pre-kindergarten through grade 12 students who have special education needs in the areas of physical fitness and gross motor skills.

A student pursuing a minor in DAPE would be required to have a teaching major and complete the curriculum listed below.

Requirements

Required Courses

(Pre-requisites: BIOL 220/BIOL 220L)

SPED 237Special Needs in ECE

3

SPED 389Foundations of Special Education

3

EDUC 390Special Needs in an Inclusive Environment

3

HPER 333Adapted Physical Education

2

HPER 350Motor Learning

2

HPER 415Evaluation of Psychomotor Performance

3

HPER 443Adapted Physical Education Practicum (Grades Pre-K-6)

1

HPER 444Adapted Physical Education Practicum (Grades 7-12)

1

Total Credit Hours: 18