Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Gymnastics (1 cr)
E137 | 6431-6434 | Staff


CLASS MEETING:
Two 50 minute periods per week

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Basic instruction in tumbling, and floor gymnastics.  Emphasis on form and
flow of basic stunts and transitions.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:
This course should enable you to:
1.  Participate in the individual sport of gymnastics;
2.  Gain an understanding of the mechanics and aesthetics of gymnastic
movement;
3.  Understand and practice good conditioning and safety methods;
4.  Perform floor routines emphasizing good form, execution and transition.

EQUIPMENT:
Wear clothing appropriate for gymnastic activity.  No shoes are allowed on
the gymnastics floor area (blue carpet).  Jewelry is highly not recommended
and dangerous.  You can rent a locker to keep your belongings in during
class.

ATTENDANCE:
Students are allowed a maximum of three (3) absences.  Upon a fourth
absence a student has three (3) options:
1)  receive a grade of F;
2)  officially withdraw from the class;
3)  follow an appeal procedure through your instructor and/or the Elective

Program Coordinator.

GRADING POLICY:
Your final grade in E137 Gymnastics will be computed according to your
performance on skill proficiency test.