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College Catalog

Physical Education

starPHED 1000 Orientation to Exercise Science 1 Credit
Overview of the professional and disciplinary area of exercise science, with emphasis on introductory field experience. For exercise science majors only.

starPHED 1001 Orientation to Sport Management 1 Credit
Overview of the professional and disciplinary area of sport management, with emphasis on introductory field experience. For sport management majors only.

starPHED 1010 Lifetime Fitness 1 Credit
Theory, knowledge and practical experience in principles of wellness relating to the healthful aspects of lifetime fitness.

starPHED 1020 Beginning Bowling 1 Credit
Selection of equipment, correct approach and release and scoring. Fee for facility and equipment rental.

starPHED 1030 Beginning Softball 1 Credit
Instruction in fundamentals, rules and strategies.

starPHED 1070 Introduction to Skiing 1 Credit
The fundamentals of skiing and skiing safety.

diamondPHED 1100 Concepts of Wellness 3 Credits
An introduction to individual, optimal well being in a societal context, this course encourages students to examine their wellness-related behaviors, to take responsibility for those behaviors, and to develop individualized behavior change programs for lifetime health and wellness.

starPHED 1110 Elementary Ballet 2 Credits
Instruction and practice in elementary classical ballet techniques.

starPHED 1120 Elementary Modern Dance 2 Credits
Instruction and practice in elementary modern dance techniques.

starPHED 1130 Elementary Jazz Dance 2 Credits
Instruction and practice in elementary jazz dance styles and techniques.

PHED 2000 Special Topics 1-3 Credits
Opportunity to learn and participate in various sport, fitness and recreational activities. Content of the course will vary. The course might involve international travel and/or contain activities that require additional fees. The student will be responsible for paying all travel-related and/or activity-related expenses. The class content and travel itinerary, if any travel is involved, are determined by the instructor of the course. Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor

PHED 2010 Archery 1 Credit
The introduction of skills, general rules, safety and techniques related to the sport of archery, with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2050 Basketball 1 Credit
The introduction and development of basic skills, general rules and strategy, related to the game of basketball with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2110 Beginning Golf 1 Credit
The introduction and development of basic skills and general rules related to the game of golf, with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2160 Beginning Karate 1 Credit
The introduction and development of fundamental skills and general knowledge related to karate for fitness, self defense and sport. Particular emphasis will be placed on skill acquisition and physical conditioning.

starPHED 2250 Exercise to Music 1 Credit
An exercise to music program designed to improve flexibility, muscular strength and cardiovascular endurance.

starPHED 2310 Fitness Walking 1 Credit
Theory, knowledge and practical experience in the principles of walking as it relates to fitness.

starPHED 2330 Beginning Racquetball 1 Credit
The introduction and development of basic skills and general rules related to the game of racquetball with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2340 Soccer 1 Credit
The introduction and development of basic skills, general rules and strategy related to the game of soccer, with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

PHED 2430 First Aid, Safety & CPR 2 Credits
Practice and application of the standards and accepted principles of safety and first aid. Students are also trained in infant, child and adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), as well as in the use of an automated electronic defibrillation device (AED).

starPHED 2440 Beginning Tennis 1 Credit
The introduction of skills, general rules and strategy related to the game of tennis, with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2450 Intermediate Tennis 1 Credit
Development of intermediate skills and strategy related to the game of tennis with, particular emphasis on control and auxiliary strokes.

starPHED 2510 Volleyball 1 Credit
The introduction of skills, general rules and strategy related to the game of volleyball, with particular emphasis on acquisition of skills.

starPHED 2520 Weight Training 1 Credit
The introduction of flexibility, cardiovascular and strength conditioning related to the sport of weight training. Safety and proper use of equipment are emphasized.

PHED 2660 Wilderness Orienteering 1 Credit
The introduction of skills, strategy and instruction on using a topographical map and compass to navigate in wilderness terrain.

starPHED 2900 Human Motor Behavior 3 Credits
Theories and principles explaining motor behavior; psychological factors related to and/or affecting motor skill acquisition and performance.

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