Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
PE 185M
Course Title:
Lacrosse - Beginning
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Course Description

Includes basic history, terminology, etiquette, strategies and skills of game. May be played on outdoor field or altered for indoor play during adverse weather conditions. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completion of the course students should be able to:

• Develop skills for maintaining lifelong fitness
• Use basic lacrosse skills, terminology, rules, and techniques for beginning and recreational lacrosse play.
• Utilize learned teamwork skills in life situations.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

• Attendance
• Skill assessment
• Examination €“ qualitative and/or quantitative
• Basic rule use
• Game/play participation

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

• Warm-ups, cool-downs
• Beginning physical skills of lacrosse
• Beginning play strategies
• Fundamental rules, terminology, and sportsmanship
• Safety concepts

• Practice warm-ups, cool-downs
• Perform beginning physical skills of lacrosse
• Apply basic rule use in play
• Participate in team play
• Demonstrate basic game strategies