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FIT Senior Learner Courses: School of Liberal Arts: Physical Education

Spring 2018 Semester: January 29 - May 23, 2018

Senior Learners may only enroll in the courses identified on the Lists of Available Courses to qualify for the special auditors fee of $55. If you wish to enroll in a course not on these lists, you may do so as a Continuing Education student and pay the full, non-degree tuition rate.

PE 111 Modern Dance
1.0 credits
Introduces the fundamentals of modern dance through the development of dance technique and comprehension of rhythm. Elements of dance composition are introduced and provide students with an opportunity to create individual work. (G6: Arts)

CRN              SECTION           DAY                      TIME                           ROOM
9399                   301                  W               9:10 AM-11:00 AM        DUBINSKY AX25

PE 113 Jazz Dance
1.0 credits
Introduces the fundamentals of jazz dance through the development of dance technique, comprehension of rhythm, and the ability to perform isolated movement. Elements of dance composition are introduced and provide students with an opportunity to create individual work. (G6: Arts)

CRN               SECTION            DAY                     TIME                              ROOM
17550                 301                   M                3:10 PM-5:00 PM            DUBINSKY AX25

PE 116 Afro-Caribbean Dance
1.0 credits
Students experience, learn, and perform the traditional dances and rhythms, rooted in African and European dance, of the Caribbean region. (G6: Arts)

CRN              SECTION              DAY                    TIME                                         ROOM
10475                 35A                    T                6:30 PM-8:20 PM          BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28

PE 118 Flamenco Dance
1.0 credits
Students execute traditional flamenco dances from the Andalusia region of southern Spain. Students learn how various cultures contributed to flamenco, as well as the flamenco rhythms, the meaning of the songs, and the relationship of the singing and guitar to the dance. (G6: Arts)

CRN            SECTION                DAY                      TIME                                         ROOM
17703               35A                      M                 6:30 PM-8:20 PM         BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28

PE 122 Beginning Golf
1.0 credits
Students learn the fundamentals of golf, including stance, grips, putting, chipping, and driving, as well as course etiquette, rules, and history of the game.

CRN             SECTION              DAY                       TIME                                         ROOM
12681                301                    W                   3:10 PM-5:00 PM          BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX02

PE 141 Fitness Training
1.0 credits
Students focus on the progressive development of the four components of physical fitness: muscular strength, muscular endurance (through weight-room training and calisthenics), cardiovascular endurance, and fitness.

CRN             SECTION              DAY                       TIME                             ROOM
7500                  301                    M                  1:10 PM-3:00 PM           DUBINSKY AX39
7501                  302                    T                   2:10 PM-4:00 PM           DUBINSKY AX39 
5007                  35A                    W                 6:30 PM-8:20 PM            DUBINSKY AX39

PE 143 Yoga I
1.0 credits
Students learn the basic yoga practices, including relaxation, postures, breathing, concentration, meditation, and positive thinking. Nutrition is also discussed.

CRN             SECTION              DAY                         TIME                                          ROOM
3910                 301                     M                     11:10 AM-1:00 PM         BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28
8868                 305                     R                       2:10 PM-4:00 PM         BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28
5010                 35A                     R                       6:30 PM-8:20 PM         BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28 

PE 146 Kung Fu
1.0 credits
Translated as discipline and inner development, kung fu focuses on learning a system of movements based upon the observations of nature by ancient Chinese priests and monks. The forms, basic stances, kicks, and punches of Shaolin kung fu are taught to achieve better health, harmony, and coordination.

CRN             SECTION              DAY                        TIME                                  ROOM
13605                35A                    M                   6:30 PM-8:20 PM              DUBINSKY AX39

PE 148 Mat Pilates
1.0 credits
This introductory course is based on the work of Joseph Pilates and focuses on movements and exercises devoted to strengthening the core or foundational muscles of the body. Pilates enhances athletic performance by developing core stability, balance, and coordination.

CRN             SECTION               DAY                        TIME                                  ROOM
13352                301                      F                  11:10 AM-1:00 PM              DUBINSKY AX25

PE 149 Meditation I
1.0 credits
This course focuses on the benefits of meditation in everyday life. Students learn the history, theory, and practice of meditation, as well as how to develop and personalize their own meditation practice. This course is appropriate for physically challenged students.

CRN              SECTION              DAY                        TIME                                              ROOM
16591                302                     R                     4:10 PM-6:00 PM              BUSINESS & LIBERAL ARTS BX28