2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHED 1119 - Rock Climbing I

1 Credits (3 hrs. lab.) Rock Climbing I is an outdoor activity course designed to teach the basic skills, safety techniques, concepts, and equipment used in beginning rock climbing. (3601085123) Prerequisite: None
Course Outcomes
1 - Correctly and safely set basic anchor and belay systems and identify unsafe anchors.
2 - Correctly tie five knowledge commonly used in rock climbing and explain their appropriate application.
3 - Demonstrate a working knowledge of rock climbing equipment, including nomenclature, use and care.
4 - Demonstrate a working knowledge of the YDS system of rate climbs.
5 - Identify the benefits of health related fitness.
6 - Explain climbing history, safety, climbing styles and techniques.
7 - Identify and demonstrate basic rock climbing techniques and maneuvers, including skills involved in rappelling.