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Program Details

Faculty : Faculty of Education

Program Name : Bachelor of Education (Physical Education)

BGCSE Points(or similar) : 34


Type : Under Graduate

No. of Semesters : 8

Description : BGCSE/equivalent with a minimum of grade C in English Language. Applicants with a Diploma in Physical Education, or a Diploma in Secondary Education from Colleges of Education or equivalent institution, shall be admitted into either Level 200 or 300 of the Degree programme based on accumulated credits in the area of physical education.

Level 100: A minimum of 5 credits in the BGCSE or its equivalent.

Level 200: A certificate in Physical Education, College Diploma, or its equivalent.

Level 300: University of Botswana Diploma in Physical Education or its equivalent.

The normal entry requirements shall be as stipulated in General Regulation 20.20 and Departmental Regulations ED 9.2 and ED 9.3.

Assessment

Assessment shall be as per General Regulation 00.8.

Award of the Degree

The award of the Degree shall be as per General Regulation 00.85.

Progression from Semester to Semester

Progression from semester to semester shall be as per General Regulation 00.9.

Courses involved :

Semester 1

Core Courses

  INTRO TO COMMN & ACADEMIC LITERACY(HUM & EDU) Credits : 3
  INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY Credits : 3
  COMPUTER SKILLS FUNDAMENTALS I Credits : 2
  INTRODUCTION TO VOLLEYBALL Credits : 2
  INTRODUCTION TO SWIMMING Credits : 2
  INTRODUCTION TO ADAPTED PHYSICAL EDUCATION Credits : 2
  PRAC. COACH. & OFFIC. TECH. IN SPORTS & GAMES Credits : 2
  FOUNDATIONS OF PHYSIC.EDUC,SPORT & RECREATION Credits : 2

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Semester 2

Core Courses

  ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL COMMN (HUM & EDU) Credits : 3
  FOUNDATIONS OF DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY Credits : 3
  COMPUTER SKILLS FUNDAMENTALS 2 INFORMATION SKILLS 11 Credits : 2
  ATHLETICS (TRACK) Credits : 2
  ATHLETICS (FIELD) Credits : 2
  RECREATION AND LEISURE Credits : 2
  ORGANIZATION & ADMIN. OF PHYSIC. ED. & SPORTS Credits : 2

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Semester 3

Core Courses

  THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SPORT Credits : 2
  NETBALL Credits : 2
  INTRODUCTION TO SKILLS & TECHNIQUES OF TENNIS Credits : 2
  HUMAN ANATOMY APPLIED TO SPORTS &GAMES Credits : 2
  TEACHING PHYSICAL ED. IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS Credits : 2
  MOTOR LEARNING &HUMAN PERFOMANCE Credits : 2

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Semester 4

Core Courses

  INTRODUCTION TO SKILLS & TECHNIQUES OF SOCCER Credits : 2
  TABLE TENNIS Credits : 2
  ACCIDENT PREV.FIRST AID&CARE OF SPORTS INJUR. Credits : 2
  HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY APPLIED TO SPORTS & GAMES Credits : 2
  TEACHING PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN PREPRIMARY SCH Credits : 2

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Semester 5

Core Courses

  ADVANCED SWIMMING Credits : 2
  SOFTBALL Credits : 2
  NUTRITION &SPORTS PERFOMANCE Credits : 2
  BIOMECHANICS Credits : 2

Optional Courses

  PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHING METHODS Credits : 2
  COMMUNITY RECREATION Credits : 2
  INTRO.TO BIOCHEMISTRY OF EXERCISE & SPORT Credits : 2
  ADAPTED PHYSICAL EDUCATION I Credits : 2
  PRINCIPLES OF SPORT MANAGEMENT Credits : 2

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 5.

Semester 6

Core Courses

  TEACHING PRACTICE Credits : 3
  GYMNASTICS &BODY MANAGEMENT SKILLS Credits : 2
  BASKETBALL Credits : 2
  TEST & MEASUREMENT IN PHYS. ED. SPORT & RECRE Credits : 3

Optional Courses

  CURRICULUM THEORY AND INSTRUCTION Credits : 3
  SCIENTIFIC BASIS OF COACHING & OFFICIATING Credits : 2
  LEISURE AND TOURISM DEVELOPMENT Credits : 2
  ADAPTED PHYSICAL EDUCATION II Credits : 2
  SPORT MARKETING Credits : 2
  SPORTS AND CULTURE Credits : 2

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 6.

Semester 7

Core Courses

  EDUCATION OF CHILDREN WITH ATTENTION DEF. HD Credits : 3
  TRACK & FIELD ATHLET & THEORY OF GAMES&SPORTS Credits : 2
  BADMINTON Credits : 2
  CRICKET Credits : 2
  RESEARCH METHODS IN PHYSIC. ED.,SPORTS&RECRE. Credits : 2
  RESEARCH IN PHYSIC.EDUC/SPORT/RECRE.I PROJ.I Credits : 2
  RESEARCH IN PHYS.ED/SPORT/RECRET. II PROJ.II Credits : 2

Optional Courses

  PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE I Credits : 2
  FACILITY MANAGEMENT Credits : 2
  KINESIOLOGY Credits : 2
  SUPERVISION OF SCHOOL PHYSICAL EDUCATION Credits : 2
  LEISURE AND YOUTH Credits : 2
  SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT Credits : 2
  MOVEMENT & CREATIVE DANCE TECHNIQUES Credits : 2

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 7.

Semester 8

Core Courses

  CONSULTATION IN SCHOOLS & COMMUNITY SETTINGS Credits : 3
  TEACHING PRACTICE Credits : 3
  ADVANCED VOLLEYBALL Credits : 2
  HANDBALL Credits : 2
  HOCKEY Credits : 2

Optional Courses

  MOTOR DEV. & MOVEMENT EXP. FOR YOUNG CHILDREN Credits : 2
  MECHANICAL ANALYSIS OF SPORTS & GAMES Credits : 2
  ISSUES IN PHYSICAL EDUC., SPORT & RECREATION Credits : 2
  PREVENTION & CARE OF SPORTS INJURIES Credits : 2
  PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE II Credits : 2
  PSYCHOLOGICAL BASIS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY Credits : 2
  PRINCIPLES &METHODS OF COACHING Credits : 2
  SPORTS MEDICINE Credits : 2

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 8.
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