Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Advanced Karate II (1 cr)
E450 | 6402 | Staff


COURSE PREREQUISITES:
Brown belt (3rd Kup) or higher technical level in Taekwondo or permission of
instructor.

CLASS MEETING :
One 1 hour and 40 minute period one time per week

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Designed to be a taekwondo black belt preparation class and to give students
an increased
understanding and an appreciation of the art of Taekwondo (Korean Karate).
Content emphasis
involves advanced applications of basic and advanced Taekwondo techniques,
one step sparring,
forms, and an introduction to free fighting.  Students should achieve the
technical level of a red
belt (2nd Kup) or higher in Taekwondo by finals.

GRADING:
Your grade in this class will be determined as follows:
1.   One paper      (30%)
2.   Two skills exams    (70%)
3.   Attandance will not be a factor in determining your grade unless you
miss more than three
(3) times during the semester.

ATTENDANCE:
Students are allowed a maximum of three (3) absences.  Upon a fourth absence
the student has
three (3) options:
1.   Receive a grade of F;
2.   Officially withdraw from the course;
3.   Follow an appeal procedure through your instructor and/of the Elective
Program
Coordinator.

TEXTBOOK:
Burns, Donald J.  An Introduction to Karate for Student and Teacher,
Kendall/Hunt, 1977.
Copies can be purchased at Collegiate Copies on Third Street

EQUIPMENT:
Each student is required to have a martial arts uniform.