Eastern Illinois University and Lake Land College Transfer Guide

From A.S. Physical Education to B.S. Physical Education with Teacher Certification Option K-12

Lake Land College - year 1

Semester 1

ENG 120 A Composition I 3
PED 183 Introduction to Physical Education 3
BIO 100 Bio-Science I 4
MAT 125 or IAI Math A Statistics or IAI Math 3
PED 228 or 240 B Tech/Bowling&Golf or Tech/FlagFootball &Basketball 2
PED 209 Aerobic Fitness 1

Semester 2

ENG 121 A Composition II 3
BIO 299 Human Physiology 4
  PED Skills Activity 1

Lake Land College - year 2

Semester 1

SPE 111 A Public Speaking 3
POS 160 American National Government 3
PED 172 Basic Activities for Elem. & Secondary Child 2
PED 228 or 240 B Tech/Bowling&Golf or Tech/FlagFootball &Basketball 2
PED 243 B Technique of Badmiton and Tennis 2
  PED Skills Activity 1

Semester 2

PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology 3
PED 285 Fitness for Life 3
PED 244 Kinesiology 4
PED 242 B Technique of Softball and Volleyball 2
EDU 100 Introduction to Education 3

Total: 67 Semester Hours

Eastern Illinois University - year 3

Semester 1

PED 2000 Technique and Practice of Teaching PE Activities 1
PED 2450 Physical Education for Exceptional Individuals 3
EDF 2555 Diversity of Schools & Societies 3
PED 3610 Game Activities for Elementary Schools 3
PED 3620 Rhythmical Activities for Elementary Schools 3
 EF Elective or Foreign Language 3 - 4
  PED Aquatics or Activity 1
    17 - 18

Semester 2

PED Coaching 3
PED 3630 Tumbling & Apparatus Activities for Elem Schools 3
EDF 4450 Phil and His of Education 3
PED 4340 Principles of Exercise Physiology 3
PED 2220 or 2230 Tech & Theory of Dance I or Tech & Theory Ballet 2
 E or F Elective or Foreign Language 3 - 4
    17 - 18

Eastern Illinois University - year 4

Semester 1

SED 3330 Instructional Tasks in the Secondary School 3
EDP 3331 Theories of Learn & Devel for Secondary Teach 3
PED 4470 Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education 3
 C Elective 3
 C Elective 3 - 4
    15 - 16

Semester 2

PED 3400 Metholds of Teaching Physical Educaiton 3
PED 4320 Organization, Administration and Curriculum of PE 3
  Senior Seminar 3
 C Elective 3 - 4
 C Elective 3 - 4
    15 - 17
Total: 64 - 69 Semester Hours
Program Total: 131 - 136 Semester Hours
A - Must have a grade of "C" or better in ENG 1001G, 1002G, SPC 1310G, MAT 2250G or IAI MATH, and all Physical Education coursework.

B - Student needs to save all lesson plans and daily diaries from all Technique/Theory courses to be submitted at EIU in a portfolio for Admission to Physical Education Department during senior year.

C - One of the courses in HUM, FINE ARTS or SOC SCIENCE GENERAL EDUCATION must be a Culturally Diverse Course.

D - Selection to Teacher Education programs should occur following the freshman year but no later than the end of the spohomore year. (For transfer students this should occur no later than the end of their first semester at EIU). Selection requires that students pass the Illinois Ceertification Test of Basic Skills.

E - MINOR in Teacher Certification strongly recommended. Minor courses can be substituted for electives.

F - Completion of the second semester of a single foreign language is a graduation requirement. Students are exempt if two full years of high school foreign language is complete with a "C" average or better.

Students must complete all the professional coursework under the Regular Secondary Education Program.
One course must be a diversity or non-western course. It can be from the humanities, fine arts or social sciences.

Apply to Eastern one year prior to enrollment. Have official transcripts sent from Lake Land College and high school.

Must have 4 different 1000 level activity courses including one course in PED 1600 (Weight Training) or PED 1692 (Aerobics) and one course in Aquatics (not counting PED 1310 - Water Aerobics).

A paper from two writing intensive courses must be submitted to the Electronic Writing Portfolio for graduation. One must be from a Senior Seminar, the other from an uper division course at EIU.

Students may coach during student teaching. Coaching during student teaching counts for 3 hours. Students must take 15 weeks of student teaching with coaching.

Department Approval to Student Teach must be granted prior to Student Teaching. Students must also pass the Illinois Certification Subject Area test for their major prior to student teaching.

University Approval to Take Teacher Education Courses should occur at the end of the first semester junior year with Formal University Admission to teacher Education occurring at the end of the junior year. See the teacher Certification program section of this catalog for more information.

Departmental Approval to Physical Education must take place after formal admission and acceptance to teacher education. Students must receive a grade of "C" or better in all PED courses in order to continue in the program.

Lake Land College is a public community college founded in 1966 offering career programs that lead to immediate employment, transfer programs which lead to a baccalaureate degree, liberal arts, adult education, special job training and retraining programs. The College enrolls 6,000 students from across East Central Illinois on its main campus in Mattoon and at the Effingham Kluthe Center, Workforce Development Center /IETC, on the Internet and at more than 25 off campus sites. The College is located at 5001 Lake Land Boulevard. (U.S. Route 45), Mattoon, Illinois, near the junction of Interstate 57, exit 184 and U.S. Route 45 and serves a 4,000 square mile district with a population of 201,000.

Eastern Illinois University has a rich tradition of preparing students to accomplish their life goals through a great combination of quality academics and personal relationships.

Consistently ranked in the top third of Midwest universities in its class by U.S. News and World Report, Eastern has earned its reputation by offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs taught by an experienced and caring faculty. In addition to reasonable tuition, fees, and room and board rates, Eastern offers a textbook rental system, saving the average student hundreds of dollars per semester.

A variety of excellent on-campus housing opportunities are available on the safe, compact 320-acre campus. Student graduation and retention rates are well above state and national averages, and that success continues after students earn their degrees -- year after year, Eastern ranks high in job placement, alumni satisfaction and employer satisfaction.

Counseling Services, 217-234-5232, counsel@lakelandcollege.edu
Mark Kattenbraker
Chair, Department of Physical Education
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920-3099

University Catalog
This articulation course matrix is intended to be complete and accurate. However, the Eastern Illinois University Undergraduate Catalog is the official statement of requirements.

Effective Dates
This articulation agreement is valid from August 23, 2004 through August 18, 2006 .

Program Articulation Agreement
This articulation agreement and program requirements are subject to change. See your community college counselor or advisor for updated information prior to registering for courses each semester. Alternatively, you can contact the Transfer Coordinator at Eastern Illinois University by phone at 217-581-7663 or by e-mail at ripearson@eiu.edu.

University Residency Requirement
The Eastern Illinois University courses listed in the course matrix fulfill the University's residency requirement.

University Graduation Requirements
Among other requirements, students graduating from EIU must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher; an GPA of 2.0 or higher in the major; 40 semester hours of upper-division course (3000-4000 level); complete or have documented exemption from two courses in a single foreign language with a GPA of 2.0 or higher; two upper-division writing-intensive courses and electronic writing portfolio submission and assessment. A complete description of undergraduate graduation requirements is in the Eastern Illinois University Undergraduate Catalog.

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