PHED 1025

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Catalog Description

The course is designed to acquaint the students with the basic fundamentals and techniques of bowling. Proper selection, care and use of equipment will be taught.  Terminology and scoring will also be included.  Students will learn the value of bowling as a recreational activity.

Right Down Your Alley:  The Complete Book of Bowling by Vesma Grinfelds and Bonnie Hultstrand, Morton Publishing Company (newest edition)

Expected Educational Results

As a result of successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate the proper fundamentals and techniques of bowling
2. Using written tests and assignments, demonstrate the knowledge of proper techniques,

    terms and scoring
3. Demonstrate the correct approach and release for straight and reverse hook deliveries
4. Through class league participation, learn to recognize the importance of bowling as a    

     lifetime recreational activity

General Education Outcomes

I. This course addresses General Education Outcome number nine “to apply the basic concepts of health and

   wellness and utilize activities to promote health and fitness”.

Course Content

1. Proper selection, care and use of equipment
2. Scoring and Terminology
3. Fundamentals and Techniques of:
    4 Step Approach
    Straight Ball Delivery
    Follow Through

    Rules and Lane Courtesy
    Class Tournament