Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Gymnastics (1 cr)
E137 | 1125 | Staff


CLASS MEETING:
Meets one 75 minute period four times a 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.