Course Details

PHYE 181A Adapted Swimming

2 - 3 hours lab, 0.5 - 1 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is designed for students with disabilities to learn how to swim through modified swimming strokes based on their abilities. Emphasis is placed on practice in the fundamental swimming strokes, including water safety skills. Stroke analysis, conditioning and endurance is stressed in the progression of the class. When this course is offered for three hours a week, the additional time is utilized for enhanced musculo-skeletal and cardio-vascular fitness development.