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PE 1 Orientation for Student Athlete Success

Units: 2     Hours: 2 Lecture

Transferable: CSU

This course identifies and clarifies issues relevant to student athletes. Students will learn practical skills which will assist them in obtaining their educational objectives: such as proper use of library services, time management, and test and note taking information.


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PE 2 Introduction to Physical Education

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course is designed to examine the field of physical education from a historical and contemporary viewpoint. The broad spectrum of physical education as a discipline will be discussed. Goals and objectives of physical education as well as other career options will be introduced. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 3 Introduction to Athletic Training

Units: 4     Hours: 3 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: Allied Health 30 (may be concurrent) and eligible for English 260

Transferable: CSU; UC

An introductory course in athletic training/sports medicine. This course will familiarize the student with basic knowledge and basic skill level needed to become an athletic trainer. The course will cover anatomy/physiology, first aid, rehabilitation, injury recognition/evaluation/management, report writing/record keeping, facilities maintenance/supply ordering. Also included is hands-on participation at sporting events.


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PE 5 Individual and Dual Sports

Units: 3     Hours: 2 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU; GAV-GE: E1

Designed for those planning to work with children in the field of physical education or recreation. Activities such as badminton, bowling, golf, tennis, and archery may be covered. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 6 Games and Rhythms for Children

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Advisory: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Transferable: CSU; GAV-GE: E1

Nature, function and organization of physical activities for the pre-school and elementary school age child. Emphasis is given to the understanding of psychomotor development and spatial awareness. Designed for those planning to work with children. Also listed as Child Development 6. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 7 Theory of Sports Management

Units: 3     Hours: 3 Lecture

Transferable: CSU

This course introduces the theory of organizing, planning, directing and controlling a sports program. Areas such as budgeting, fundraising, advertising, marketing, and studying contract law will also be included.


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PE 9A Fundamentals of Soccer

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; CSU-GE: E1; GAV-GE: E1

This course offers basic instruction in the theory, strategies, and techniques of soccer for the purpose of preparing the individual student in the fundamental aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 9B Fundamentals of Soccer

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; CSU-GE: E1; GAV-GE: E1

This course offers review and advanced instruction in the theory, strategies, and techniques of soccer for the purpose of preparing the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 10A Fundamentals of Softball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; UC

Basic Theory, strategy, technique, practice and conditioning of softball to prepare the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 10B Fundamentals of Softball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: PE 10A

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course offers review and advanced instruction in the theory, strategies, and techniques of softball for the purposes of preparing the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 11A Fundamentals of Baseball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; UC

Theory, strategy, technique, practice and conditioning of baseball to prepare the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 11B Fundamentals of Baseball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: Physical Education 11A.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course offers review and advanced instruction in the theory, strategies, and techniques of baseball for the purpose of preparing the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 12A Fundamentals of Football

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; UC

Basic organization and administration of a football program involving equipment, practice schedules, personnel, conditioning, scouting, weight training, and football specific drills. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 12B Fundamentals of Football

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: Physical Education 12A.

Transferable: CSU; UC

The administration and organization of a football program involving practice schedules, personnel, equipment, scouting, conditioning, weight training and football drills. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 14A Fundamentals of Basketball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Transferable: CSU; UC; CSU-GE: E1; GAV-GE: E1

Basic theory, strategy, technique, practice, and conditioning involved in basketball to prepare the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.


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PE 14B Fundamentals of Basketball

Units: 2     Hours: 1 Lecture, 3 Laboratory

Advisory: PE 14A

Transferable: CSU; UC; CSU-GE: E1; GAV-GE: E1

More in-depth and advanced instruction in the theory, strategy, practice, and conditioning in basketball to better prepare the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. Designed for the student who has already completed PE 14A. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or credit/no credit.