Fall 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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PET 410    Personal Trainer Certification: Exercise Science & Fitness Assessment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BIOL 310
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to provide the theoretical knowledge necessary to prepare for the American Council on Exercise's National Personal Training Certification Exam. Topics include the following: exercise physiology, human anatomy, applied kinesiology, basic nutrition, health screening, fitness assessment, cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Harrell            FLC MAIN PE 112          23384 
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PET 413    Group Fitness Instructor Certification    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: HEED 312
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students with the foundational knowledge, instructional techniques and professional responsibilities a group fitness instructor needs to teach safe and effective exercise. This course will prepare students for the American Council on Exercise's National Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        01:00PM-02:10PM LEC M.Jacques            FLC MAIN PE 112          23416 
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F         01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Jacques            FLC MAIN PE 204            


PET 414    Fitness Facility Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to provide students with the basic guidelines for starting and managing health, fitness and studio facilities in the private sector. Topics covered include initial start-up of the facility, operating procedures with emphasis on equipment selection and arrangement, employee selection and training, program planning, member management, and marketing.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
F         09:00AM-12:05PM LEC K.Diehl              FLC MAIN PE 112          30662 
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PET 416    Sport and Fitness Psychology: Motivational Strategies for Behavioral Change    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course will explore the concepts, theories, and techniques of sport and fitness psychology that will allow coaches, personal trainers, group fitness, and dance instructors to motivate behavioral changes in their athletes and clients.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC R.Bugalski           FLC MAIN PE 112          23386 
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PET 498    Work Experience in Physical Education    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity or job related to physical education. Students are advised to consult with the Physical Education Department faculty to review specific certificate and degree work experience requirements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within the field of physical education. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in transfer level degree occupational programs. Course content includes understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to fulfill a weekly orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The weekly orientation is required for first time participants; returning participants are not required to attend the orientation weekly but are required to meet with the instructor as needed to complete all program forms and assignments. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      31433 
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This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, August 24, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1 207; Wednesday, August 25, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207; Thursday, August 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207, and Saturday, August 28, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1 207. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      31434 Textbook
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, August 24, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1 207; Wednesday, August 25, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207; Thursday, August 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00PM in FL1 207, and Saturday, August 28, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1 207. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

T         07:00PM-07:50PM LAB C.Knipp              Off Campus RCC 8         31435 Textbook
W         05:30PM-06:20PM LAB S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       31439 Textbook
3-9 hours TBA

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 23, 2010