|（Department of Physical Education，Dalian University of Technology，Dalian 116023，China）
Abstract: By means of historical review of physical education curriculum setup principle and objective stipulation as well as the concept of physical education, the authors pointed out that the goal of physical education curriculum is to cultivate cultured, capable, healthy, bright and enterprising people. The objective of physical education should be clearly specified as to “learn sports skills, learn social actions, learn knowledge and introspection, and learn feel-ing expression”. In the construction of physical education curriculum, we should observe the need of scientific de-velopment view, and combine human view with sports view by utilizing the achievements of body view and people cultivation view made in the history of physical education curriculum, so as to perfect the construction of physical education curriculum in China.
Key words: physical education curriculum；physical education objective；cultural inheritance