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PHYSICAL EDUCATION NON-ACTIVITY COURSES

Lecture courses do not meet the physical education activity requirement for graduation.

PE 30/60

EXPERIMENTAL COURSES� (1-3)

Class Hours: 18 Lecture hours or 54 Laboratory hours for each semester unit.

Physical Education courses numbered 30/60 are designed to permit departments to meet an immediate student or community need, to explore newer methods in teaching a subject, to offer courses which are innovative, and to provide variety and flexibility in curriculum.� A required course description identifies each course subject.� These courses may be taken for CR/NC.

PE 40

INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL EDUCATION� (3)

Class Hours: 3 Lecture

Physical Education 40 is designed to introduce the student to the study of personal, social, and professional aspects of modern physical education. Focus is on history, trends, opportunities and problems associated with the profession.� (AA, CSU, UC)

PE 41

STANDARD FIRST AID� (.5)

Class Hours: 9 Lecture, CR/NC.� Prerequisite: Sound health, ability to perform breathing and arm compression.

Physical Education 41 will teach the student standard first aid skills and CPR.� The course will prepare participants to respond correctly in emergencies.� Upon successful completion, the student will receive a certificate in CPR and Standard First Aid.� (AA, CSU, UC)

PE 46

CARE AND PREVENTION OF ATHLETIC INJURIES� (2)

Class Hours: 2 Lecture

Physical Education 46 will address the immediate and temporary care and prevention of athletic injuries.� The course will involve first aid, injury recognition and evaluation, taping, wrapping and rehabilitation.� (AA, CSU, UC)

PE 48

COMMUNITY FIRST AID AND SAFETY� (1)

Class Hours: 18 Lecture (total). CR/NC, Material Fee: $7.50

Physical Education 48 will prepare the student to recognize emergencies and make appropriate decisions regarding care.� Each section teaches the necessary skills the citizen responder will need to act as the first link in the emergency medical services (EMS) system chain.� Students who complete the course will receive American Red Cross Certificates in Adult, Child and Infant CPR as well as First Aid and Disease Transmission (OSHA).� May be taken four times for credit.Material Fee.$10.00 for certificates.� (AA, CSU, UC)

PE 49/99

DIRECTED STUDY� (1-2)

Class Hours: 54 Laboratory for each semester unit. No more than 2 units per semester per 49/99 series.

All courses numbered 49/99 are designed for students who wish to undertake special projects related to a particular field.� Students, under instructor guidance and acknowledgement, may pursue individual exploration after completing or while currently enrolled in at least one course in the department of directed study.

 
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