Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
PE 185N
Course Title:
Lacrosse - Intermediate
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Course Description

Builds further on the beginning techniques of the game. Emphasizes team play, special situations and officiating. 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. Prerequisites: PE 185M or instructor permission. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completion of the course students should be able to:

• Develop skills for maintaining lifelong fitness
• Use acquired lacrosse skills, terminology, rules, and techniques for intermediate levels of lacrosse play.
• Utilize learned teamwork and leadership 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
• Intermediate physical skills of lacrosse
• Intermediate play strategies
• Fundamental rules, terminology, and sportsmanship
• Basic principles of offense/defense
• Safety concepts

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