Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Gymnastics (1 cr)
E137 | 6244-6247 | Staff


CLASS MEETING:
One 50 minute period two times a week for the entire semester

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Basic instruction in tumbling, and floor gymnastics.  Emphasis on form and
low 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
ovement;
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) unexcused absences.  Upon a
fourth  bsence 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.