Physical Education - Spring 2018

Yoga I: Yoga/Relax Techniques — 3437
PHE 1560 – 2 credits
Elizabeth P. Afton

Students will learn and demonstrate an understanding of the art of Hatha yoga and relaxation techniques. Students will learn how to relieve stress and emotional tension through the systematic training of guided imagery, diaphragmatic breathing, and breath awareness. The course includes lectures on yoga philosophy, postures, diet, meditation, and relaxation techniques. Hatha yoga is a human science that takes into consideration bodily pains, poor posture, faulty breathing, and incorrect walking, and teaches greater awareness of the body as a whole without separating it from the mind and the influences of all senses. Eligibility: ENG 0430. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Walking for Health — 3434
PHE 1780 – 2 credits

Students will be introduced to topics that educate and encourage students to begin and maintain a safe and effective walking program. The course will encompass concepts and activities that will advance the understanding of the relationship between lifelong physical activities and overall well-being. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus