Undergraduate Courses

EPHE 764 Curriculum and Instruction in Secondary Physical Education

This course addresses the theoretical concepts and practical skills associated with planning and implementing a sound physical education program. Understanding of the current physical education provincial curriculum documents is required. Open to students who have completed the prescribed teaching area.

ED-D 337c Evaluation of Student Achievement in Physical Education

This course addresses the theoretical and practical aspects of assessing, evaluating and reporting student achievement in secondary school physical education programs. 

EPHE 435 Cultural and Outdoor Physical Activity

This course provides the opportunity for students to develop an understanding and appreciation for a variety of outdoor physical activities and cultural movement forms suitable for elementary school children. Movement forms will be drawn primarily from the alternative-environment, dance, and games movement categories in the Physical Education K-7 Integrated Resource package.

EPHE 312 Overview of Elementary School Physical Education

This course provides an overview of the content and structure of the BC elementary physical education curriculum. Students will be introduced to basic pedagogical skills necessary to implement a quality physical education program. Focus will be on the learning of movement skills and on the developing child as a learner. A variety of teaching experiences with peers and elementary school –age children will be included.

Graduate Courses

EPHE 584 Pedagogical Issues in Physical Activity and Health

This course will focus on current pedagogical research which influences national and provincial physical activity policies, school-based physical education programs and community-based physical activity programs.