Bachelor of Education - Physical education

General

Program Description

The Department of Physical Education offers individuals the opportunity to pursue a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) degree in Physical Education and Sports. The duration of the programme is four (4) years. It includes 60 credits for the full-time students. Students who specialize are expected to cover the following courses which are 3 credits except for practicum which is 6 credits:

  1. Biomechanics
  2. Reflecting Planning and Teaching
  3. Dance Education
  4. Sports Administration and Organization
  5. Sports Psychology
  6. Practicum

Students who access the programme with a teaching diploma are required to do 21 credits (including core courses). The specialized courses are:

  1. Theory and Practice of Basketball
  2. Biomechanics
  3. Sports Psychology
  4. Fundamentals of Dance
  5. One major Game

All courses are 3 credits.

Participants of this programme are offered the opportunities of pursuing courses in the fundamental of Movement studies, games and health and wellness.

Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

MICO UNIVERSITY COLLEGE is registered by the University Council of Jamaica ( UCJ ) to provide teacher education at the graduate degree level. It should be noted that this programme is approved by the ... Read More

MICO UNIVERSITY COLLEGE is registered by the University Council of Jamaica ( UCJ ) to provide teacher education at the graduate degree level. It should be noted that this programme is approved by the University Council of Jamaica ( UCJ ). Read less