Term: Fall 2017
Subject: Physical Education
Focus on teaching the foundational principles of yoga in a safe, fun, and non-competitive environment. The emphasis will be on building body awareness, connecting movement and breath, alignment and exploration.
Vigorous workout three days a week designed to build both upper body strength and aerobic ability. Classroom participation and a final Army Physical Fitness Test determine student grades. Open to all First-Year/ Sophomore students. Cross-listed with: MS 017. Fall/Spring.
Basic climbing techniques and holds are taught. Additionally, students learn how to belay and become familiar with climbing etiquette and safety practices.
This course examines cardio-respiratory, fitness, exercise principles, and how to design and evaluate fitness programs/workouts. Additionally, the course emphasizes the importance of life-long exercise.
This course introduces students to a variety of different types of group fitness classes, such as yoga, Pilates, spinning, total body conditioning, and other aerobic clesses.
Introduces the sport of Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Begins with SUP basics, progresses to more advanced stroke techniques to increase speed and endurance on longer distance and racing.
Focuses on the development of stroke technique in order to create, execute, and improve a level-appropriate workout. Introduces the four competitive swim strokes, and two survival strokes.
This course introduces students to various yoga poses and techniques, delves into the history of yoga, and provides students with the understanding of how yoga improves one's overall wellness.
Concentrates on learning the basics of squash. Includes learning the major shots, the rules and positioning in the court. Students will play and concentrate on soft and hard ball squash.
Prepares students to successfully compete in a Sprint or Olympic distance triathlon and/or improve on their current level of triathlon fitness. Covers basic training principles, heart rate training, technique development, transitions and competitive readiness.
Explores the chakras, yogic anatomy, and a comprehensive yoga practice to increase awareness and foster overall health and well-being. Practice will include Hatha and Kundalini Yoga to include asanas, pranayama, bhandas, mantra, and meditation.
Yoga teacher training.
This course is an introduction to hip hop dance that explores several different styles of hip hop as students learn to transfer combinations into fully choreographed dances.
This is a survey course designed to explore dance traditions and styles from around the world.