NVCC COLLEGE-WIDE COURSE CONTENT SUMMARY
PED 133 - GOLF I (1 CR.)

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Teaches basic golf skills, rules, etiquette, scoring, terminology, equipment selection and use, and strategy. Lecture 1 hour.  Laboratory 1 hour. Total 2 hours per week.

GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE

The purpose of this course is to teach the basic golf swing with the use of each golf club. The student will get instruction in the rules of golf and how to play a game of golf.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

A. develop a golf swing/and analyze individual problems.
B. make proper club selection for specific golf shots.
C. understand the rules of the game of golf.
D. understand the basics of playing a game of golf on a golf course.
E. perform beginning skills with proficiency.
MAJOR ELEMENTS OF CONTENT A. Terminology and rules of golf
B. The golf swing analysis
C. Approach shots and putting
D. Golf etiquette
E. Club selection
F. How to figure a handicap in golf
G. Purchasing of equipment
Revised 10/93

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