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Physical Education

(PHED) PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Department of Health and Sport Sciences 
Richard Bloomer, Ph.D., Chair
Room 106, Elma Neal Roane Fieldhouse
http://hss.memphis.edu/

In addition to the courses below, the department may offer the following Special Topics courses: 
PHED 1010-19. Selected Physical Education Activities. (1-3). Current activities in physical education. See online class listings for specific activity. May be repeated with a change in topic. [G]


PHED 1003 - Aerobics (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1004 - Jogging (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1005 - Condtn: Varsity Sports (2)
Open only to varsity athletes, cheerleaders, and members of the pom pon squad. May be repeated for credit. [G] (S/U)

PHED 1006 - Water Aerobics (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1007 - Yoga Stretching/Relaxation (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1008 - Walking Health/Fitness (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1009 - Fitness Thru Cross Training (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1015 - Stationary Cycling (2)
Current activities in physical education. See online class listings for specific activity. May be repeated with a change in topic. May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1016 - Pilates (2)
Current activities in physical education. See online class listings for specific activity. May be repeated with a change in topic. May be repeated once for credit.[G]

PHED 1107 - Yoga II (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1108 - Universal Survival Tech (2)
Learning and application of current research and effective practice; chances for survival in many different climates, weather conditions; emergency situations; development of problem solving skills. May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1141 - AbLab (2)
An experiential approach to the principles of abdominal and core training, improving function, stability and conditioning; health related effects of physical fitness. May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1301 - Weight Train/Machines (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1302 - Free Weights & Machines (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1305 - Kettlebell (2)
A variety of HIIT, muscular/cardiovascular endurance training, and body weight/resistance workouts provide the opportunity for improved fitness level in strength, endurance, and flexibility. Class may be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1331 - Camping (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1333 - Backpacking (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1334 - Rock Climbing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1336 - Orienteering (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1340 - Intro To Fly Fishing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1361 - Horseback Riding (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1412 - Judo (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1413 - Self Defense Techniques (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1438 - Mixed Martial Arts (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1439 - Brazilian Jiujitsu (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1440 - Muay Thai (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1441 - Karate (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1442 - Advanced Karate (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1443 - Aikido (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1444 - Kickboxing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1445 - Tae Kwon Do (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1446 - Tai Chi (2)
Basic instruction of the art of Tai Chi, as self-defense and physical practice. History and philosophy of development of Tai Chi; simplified 24-form will be learned and practiced. May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1447 - Krav Maga (2)
Knowledge of basic self-defense techniques and improve fitness; high-energy classes designed to improve fitness with performing the techniques under stress and fatigue. May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1461 - Modern Fencing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1463 - Intermed Modern Fencing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1464 - Padded Weapons (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1501 - Beginning Tennis (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1502 - Intermediate Tennis (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1521 - Racquetball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1522 - Intrmediate Racquetball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1530 - Pickleball (2)
Skill development and competency in playing Pickleball; knowledge of rules, history of game. Class may be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1541 - Badminton (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1561 - Bowling (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1562 - Intermediate Bowling (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1571 - Golf (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1572 - Intermediate Golf (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1710 - Aqua Zumba (2)
Through learning and application of current research and effective practice in the activity of aqua zumbe, students with diverse abilities and experience levels are able to increase their knowledge of and appreciation for the activity. May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1711 - Beginning Swimming I (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1712 - Beginning Swim II (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1713 - Intermediate Swim (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1722 - Swim-Lifeguarding (2)
The prerequisite for these courses is Physical Education skills 1713. May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1742 - Condition Thru Swimming (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1743 - Triathlon Tech/Training (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1744 - PiYo/Pilates/Yoga (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1771 - Scuba (2)
The prerequisite for these courses is Physical Education skills 1713. May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1772 - Advanced Scuba (2)
The prerequisite for these courses is Physical Education skills 1713. May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1782 - Kayaking (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1783 - Canoeing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1784 - Sea Kayaking (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1811 - Rhythms For Elem Sch (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1814 - Ballroom Dancing (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1921 - Basketball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1923 - Volleyball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1924 - Intermediate Volleyball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1925 - Beach Volleyball (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1926 - Rugby (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 1931 - Soccer and Fieldsports (2)
May be repeated once for credit. [G]

PHED 1932 - Zumba (2)
May be repeated once for credit.

PHED 2703 - Teaching Swimming and WSI (3)
Analysis, practice, and teaching of swimming and lifesaving skills and general water safety practice. Variable hours of supervised laboratory/field experience will be required. May be repeated once for credit. PREREQUISITE: experienced swimmer.

PHED 3406 - Lifeguarding Instructors (3)
Theory and application of lifeguarding skills, pool management, records/reports and pool maintenance and sanitation. PREREQUISITE: PHED 1722 or Red Cross Lifesaving certificate; HMSE 2102 or Red Cross or Heart Association CPR/Basic Life Support.

*The prerequisite for these courses is Physical Education skills 1713.