Adapted Strength Development

Course Description

Adapted to provide reasonable accommodations for students with verified physical disabilities, this course is an introduction to the discipline of Physical Education through strength development in the context of an individual's physical, intellectual, and/or affective abilities and limitations. Includes rules, equipment, etiquette, safety, nutrition, and techniques related to strength training. Includes a brief historical examination of how strength training has changed due to the influences of individuals, cultures, and medical research. Students will review and apply basic exercise physiology and strength development concepts in the context of their own abilities and limitations to develop and/or maintain their muscular strength.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
00871 PEA 2 01 M·W···· 08:50 AM-09:50 AM Nathan Perkins PE13

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-06-27 to 2022-08-19.

Footnote Information

PEA -002.-01: Must register through Disability Support Services - (408) 864-8753, 8-week class, begins the week of June 27, 2022.

Course Details

0.5 Units
Three hours laboratory for each unit of credit (36 hours total for each unit of credit per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


(See general education pages for the requirements this course meets.) Advisory: EWRT 211 and READ 211, or ESL 272 and 273.

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