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Summer 2007


General Education Info: GFR | GEP (for students starting Fall 2007)



PHED 106  Golf and Volleyball                                   1.5 credits
Fundamentals of the golf swing and an introduction to putting, chipping, and sand play. Introduction to golf etiquette and rules enable a beginner to play a round of golf. Students will have a chance to participate in an optional 9-hole golf outing. Golf will be the only sport covered in this course. Lab Fee: $25.00. For more information contact oneillb@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS CLASS MEETS IN RAC FRONT LOBBY.
[0215] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             O'NEILL, B
            TuTh.......9:00am-12:00pm (TBA)


PHED 111  Aerobic Conditioning                                  1.5 credits
Designed to develop cardiovascular conditioning through the use of various aerobic activities, including cardiovascular equipment, calisthenics, dance and step. For more information contact miked@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS CLASS MEETS IN THE RAC INDOOR TRACK.
[0216] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             DARCANGELO, M
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)


PHED 112  Beginning Swimming                                    1.5 credits
Designed to develop the necessary swimming skills so the student will feel safe and secure in, on or around the water. All basic skills are covered. For more information contact chrisg@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS CLASS MEETS AT THE RAC POOL.
[0217] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             GIBEAU, C
            MW........12:00pm- 2:05pm (TBA)


PHED 116  Trail Hiking                                          1.5 credits
Section 6040 - Improve your conditioning by hiking some of the best local backcountry hiking trails. Along the way, mini-lectures will focus on foot ware and care, trail safety, map reading, clothing selection and helpful accessories. Students must attend the first class and complete seven of the ten hikes offered. All hikes take place during scheduled meeting times. First class will meet on RAC Indoor Track. For more information regarding section 6040 contact mackay@umbc.edu. Section 6041 - This course is designed to use a variety of outdoor adventure activities at Genesee Valley Outdoor Center. This weekend course, from Friday evening June 8th to Sunday afternoon June 10th will feature activities like rock climbing, ropes courses, and team building events. An additional fee for the course is required for meals and camping. For more information on section 6041 contact hammond@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS CLASS MEETS IN THE RAC.
[0218] 6040 Meets 05/29/2007 - 06/22/2007             MACKAY, B
            MWF........9:00am-12:00pm (TBA)
[7559] 6041 Meets 05/29/2007 - 06/22/2007             HAMMOND, J
            Time and room to be arranged


PHED 121  Physical Fitness                                      1.5 credits
This course is designed to give the student a working knowledge of weight training and aerobic conditioning programs. Students will be exposed to nautilus, free weight and universal machine training, as well as aerobics. For more information contact aadams2@umbc.edu for section 6060 or cantor@umbc.edu for section 7060.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS  CLASS  MEETS  IN THE  VARSITY WEIGHT
          ROOM.
[0220] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             ADAMS, A
            TuTh.......9:00am-11:05am (TBA)
[0221] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             CANTOR, F
            TuTh......10:00am-12:05pm (TBA)


PHED 122  Self Defense T'ai Chi Chih                            1.5 credits
T'ai Chi Chih® practice is a series of 20 easy-to-learn movements that strongly circulate and balance the chi, the life force within us. It is a moving meditation that reduces stress, generates vital health and peace of mind, and enhances creativity and relaxation. Note: T'ai Chi Chih practice is not a martial art or a self-defense class. Grade Method P. For more information contact sirkis@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS   CLASS  MEETS  IN  THE  RAC  FITNESS
          STUDIO.
[0222] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             SIRKIS, S
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)
[0223] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             SIRKIS, S
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)


PHED 129  Women's Self Defense                                  1.5 credits
The goal of this course is to empower women and to prevent violence against women. This course provides women with practical self-defense skills emphasizing releases from various grabs including some defenses against punches and knife attacks. The majority of techniques are based in Aikido, which is a very practical martial art for people of all sizes, strengths and ages.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS   CLASS  MEETS  IN  THE  RAC  FITNESS
          STUDIO.
[0226] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             JOHNSON, C
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)


PHED 133  Walking and Jogging                                   1.5 credits
A combination of programs that are involved with both activities that will range from low impact to advanced programs for each particular activity. For more information contact dbobb1@umbc.edu for section 6060 or bridey@umbc.edu for section 7060.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THE  FIRST  CLASS  MEETS AT  THE RAC ARENA
          TRACK.
[0227] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             CATONE, S
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)
[0228] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             DEY, B
            TuTh.......9:00am-11:05am (TBA)


PHED 135  Softball                                              1.5 credits
An activity course designed to introduce and/or review skills and strategies for co-ed slow-pitch softball. Students are responsible for providing their gloves. All other equipment will be provided. For more information contact jfrench@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THE  FIRST  CLASS MEETS AT  THE RAC INDOOR
          TRACK.
[0229] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             FRENCH, J
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)


PHED 137  Tennis                                                1.5 credits
An introductory course activity class including basic skills, terminology, rules and courtesies, and strategy for singles and doubles in tennis. Tennis is conducted on the university tennis courts. For more information contact puryear@umbc.edu for sections 6060 and 7061 or alessa1@umbc.edu for sections 6061 and 7060.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS  CLASS  MEETS  ON THE  OUTDOOR TENNIS
          COURTS.
[7501] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             PURYEAR, R
            MW.........7:30am- 9:15am (TBA)
[7502] 6061 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             PEDERGNANA, A
            MW.........6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)
[7503] 7060 Meets 07/06/2007 - 08/17/2007             PEDERGNANA, A
            MW.........6:00pm- 8:05pm (TBA)
[7504] 7061 Meets 07/06/2007 - 08/17/2007             PURYEAR, R
            MW.........7:30am- 9:15am (TBA)


PHED 143  Bowling -- Ten Pins                                   1.5 credits
An activity class designed to introduce and/or review the skills, techniques and other aspects of 10 pin bowling. If available, the department will provide transportation to a local bowling alley. There will be a slight fee for equipment rental and game charge. For more information contact miked@umbc.edu for section 6060 or mumma@umbc.edu for section 7060.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THE  FIRST  CLASS MEETS AT  THE RAC INDOOR
          TRACK.
[0230] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             DARCANGELO, M
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)
[0231] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             MUMMA, R
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)


PHED 149  Fundamentals of Sailing                               1.5 credits
This course will teach the novice sailor to rig, get under way and sail a daysailer. Topics include nautical terminology, rigging, points of sail, sail trim, sailing maneuvers of tacking and jibing, basic chart reading, buoyage system in day-sailing, rules of sailing, and safety considerations. Students should come to the first class dressed appropriately (i.e. rubber-soled shoes, hat and sunglasses). Life-jackets and rain suits are provided. Boats used for instruction are 23 foot, fixed keel racing/day sailer sloops called Sonars. Class meets at Getaway Sailing in the Fells Point area of the Patapsco River. Note: A Lab Fee of $110.00 is required for this course. For more information contact info@getawaysailing.com.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS  CLASS  MEETS  AT GETAWAY  SAILING IN
          FELLS POINT.
[0232] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             MEAD, R
            W..........4:00pm- 8:00pm (TBA)


PHED 155  Yoga                                                  1.5 credits
Ashtanga Vinyasa "power" Yoga is accompanied by a powerful breathing technique called Ujjayi that calms and centers the mind while building heat in the body, strengthens the respiratory and skeletal muscles and increases VO 2 Max. The primary series is considered therapeutic and lays the foundation for more advanced postures and series and protects against injuries. Students should bring a sticky mat to the first class. For more information contact sknicht@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies Phys Ed Requirement.
[0233] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             NICHT, S
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (FA  306)
[0234] 6061 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             NICHT, S
            TuTh.......1:00pm- 3:05pm (FA  306)


PHED 156  Billiards/Table Tennis                                1.5 credits
This course provides instruction in the basic techniques and strategies of billiards. Students will be exposed to a variety of games including straight billiards, nine ball and tournament play. Lab Fee: $10.00. For more information contact slevy@umbc.edu for section 6060, prieto@umbc.edu for section 6061, philyaw@umbc.edu for section 7060 or moore@umbc.edu for section 7061.
          Grade Method: P-F
          GEP/GFR:Satisfies   Phys  Ed  Requirement.
          THIS CLASS MEET IN THE COMMONS GAME ROOM.
[0235] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             LEVY, S
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)
[0236] 6061 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             PRIETO, J
            TuTh......10:00am-12:05pm (TBA)
[0237] 7060 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             STAFF
            MW.........1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)
[0238] 7061 Meets 07/09/2007 - 08/17/2007             MOORE, J
            TuTh.......1:00pm- 3:05pm (TBA)


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