2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHED 1119 - Rock Climbing I

Credit Hours: 1
Contact Hours - Lab: 3
Rock Climbing I is an outdoor activity course designed to teach the basic skills, safety techniques, concepts, and equipment used in beginning rock climbing. CIP Code: (3601085123)
Prerequisite: None
Student Learning 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.