Physical Education (PHED, WELL, COMS)

Instructors: Bliss, Dill, Ditzler, Eilman, Henrie (Coordinator), Keene, Lucas, Moriarity, Moorhouse, Ring, Stipcak, Thiel, Zimmerman

The Physical Activities, Wellness, and Community Service programs are designed to promote students’ physical welfare, health awareness, and encourage a sense of civic responsibility.

Physical Activity Courses (PHED)

102
PHYSICAL EDUCATION ACTIVITIES
Coeducational classes meet twice a week with basic instruction in fundamentals, knowledge, and appreciation of various sports or recreational activities. Emphasis is on the potential use of activities as recreational, leisure time, and life-long interests. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one-half semester of physical education. No credit.

105
PHYSICAL EDUCATION ACTIVITIES
Coeducational classes meet twice a week with basic instruction in fundamentals, knowledge, and appreciation of various sports or recreational activities. Emphasis is on the potential use of activities as recreational, leisure time, and life-long interests. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one semester of physical education. No credit.

110 - 125
VARSITY ATHLETICS
For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, competing on a varsity sports team satisfies one semester of physical education. Two full seasons must be completed to satisfy the Physical Activities requirement. No credit. 

110 - BASKETBALL
111 - CROSS COUNTRY
112 - FOOTBALL
113 - GOLF
114 - SOCCER
115 - SOFTBALL
116 - SWIMMING
117 - TENNIS
118 - TRACK
119 - VOLLEYBALL
120 - WRESTLING
121 - LACROSSE

Wellness (WELL)

102
TOPICS IN WELLNESS
Wellness courses meet two hours per week covering various current health related topics. The courses promote life-long wellness. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one-half semester of physical education. No credit. May be repeated with the same topic with consent of department.

105
TOPICS IN WELLNESS
Wellness courses meet two hours per week covering various current health related topics. The courses promote life-long wellness. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one semester of physical education. No credit. May be repeated with the same topic with consent of department.

106
FIRST AID/CPR
This course prepares students to recognize emergencies and make appropriate decisions for first aid care. Also included are an emphasis on safety and assessment of personal habits to reduce risk of injury and illness. American Red Cross First Aid and CPR certifications are earned upon successful completion of the course. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one semester of physical education. No credit.

Community Service (COMS)

These courses require 2-3 hours per week in a combination of seminars and agency placement. Child abuse and criminal background clearances may be required to work at certain agencies. Students must meet with the Community Service Director in the Campus Ministry Center during the preregistration process to obtain further information and forms. Clearances must be obtained prior to the beginning of the semester in which the student is registered for Community Service.

105
COMMUNITY SERVICE I
An experiential learning opportunity accomplished in conjunction with local agencies or college departments. The outcome of such service promotes students’ personal and social development as well as civic responsibility. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one semester of physical education. No credit. May not be repeated.

106
COMMUNITY SERVICE II
The second semester of community service requires the student to be engaged in a somewhat more sophisticated level of learning and service. For students following the requirements from a catalog prior to 2015, this course satisfies one semester of physical education. No credit. Prerequisite: COMS 105.