PE 43
Intercollegiate Cross Country (Men and Women)

Course Description

An introduction to the discipline of physical education through the competitive sport of cross country. Includes a global and historical examination of the sport, rules, equipment, facilities, and etiquette. Through the intercollegiate competitive experience students will improve their individual running skills, increase their ability to employ advanced strategies and increase their knowledge of exercise physiology, exercise nutrition, kinesiological concepts underlying the development of endurance, strength development and body awareness.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
21084 PE 43 2 MTWRF·· 01:30 PM-03:00 PM Nick Mattis ST-TR

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-09-23 to 2019-12-13.

Footnote Information

P E -043.-02: Intercollegiate X-Country athletes must enroll in P E 43. Please contact: Coach Nick Mattis for more information, Students desiring to enroll in an activity class for 1/2 to 1 unit for GE credit should go to the Kinesiology department. Activities range from badminton to soccer.

Course Details

3 Units
Four and one-half hours laboratory for the one and one-half unit course (54 hours total per quarter); nine hours laboratory for the three unit course (108 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
Competitive experience in cross country, physician's clearance and completion of eligibility forms; all second year athletes must fulfill academic requirements per the CCCAA (California Community College Athletics Association).
EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211), or ESL 272 and 273.

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