PE 44W
Intercollegiate Women's Basketball

Course Description

An introduction to the discipline of Physical Education through the sport of basketball. Includes a global and historical examination of the sport, rules, equipment, facilities and etiquette. Emphasis placed on the four major pillars of the game: mental, physical, tactical and technical aspects necessary to successfully compete in games. Discussion of the rules of the game, equipment technology and fair play will be incorporated into the course. Basic exercise physiology, nutrition, flexibility, muscular strength and endurance techniques relative to basketball will be discussed.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
24427 PE 44W 2 M·W·F·· 06:00 AM-08:50 AM Michael Allen PE21E

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 -044W-02: Intercollegiate basketball athletes must enroll in P E 44W. Contact Coach Michael Allen for more information: 408-864-8951 or 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 women's basketball, 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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