An introduction to Physical Education through novice swimming. Skills and techniques for the non-swimmer will be covered. Global and historical development of swimming as a fitness activity, novice stroke skills, survival methods, overcoming fear of water, and safety will be included. American Red Cross stroke standards will be followed but adaptations will be allowed based on physical ability, age, strength and gender. Students will review basic exercise physiology and nutrition appropriate to swimming.
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Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-04-10 to 2023-06-30.
General Course Statement(s): See general education pages for the requirements this course meets
KNES-001A.01: Fully ON-CAMPUS. This class meets on-campus each week on scheduled days and times as noted in the class listing. Information about this novice swimming class can be found at: https://marydonahue.org/knes-001a
- 0.5 Units
- Weekly Lecture Hours: 0
- Weekly Lab Hours: 2
- Gen Ed
- General Education Class
- Program Status
- Program Applicable
- Credit - Degree Applicable
- Grading Method
- Letter Grading
Requisite and Advisory
- EWRT 211 and READ 211, or ESL 272 and ESL 273