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ATHLETICS – Classes in Catalog

ATHLETICS – Classes in Catalog

Catalog List – ATHLETICS (ATHL)

List created from 2019 – 2020 Laney College Catalog

Athletic Courses:
Laney College offers six sports teams for student-athlete
participation: football, women’s volleyball, women’s water
polo, women’s basketball, women’s track and field, women’s
cross country, women’s swimming and baseball. In order to
participate in intercollegiate athletics, student-athletes must fulfill
eligibility requirements as set forth by the California Community
College Athletic Association (CCCAA) and Laney College.
Student-athletes must adhere to the following requirements for
eligibility:
• Meet with a counselor and complete a Student Educational
Plan (SEP).
• Maintain at least a 2.0 cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA.)
• Successfully complete 24 units between the frst and second
season of competition in a specifc sport, of which 18 units
must be academic.
• Maintain active enrollment in a minimum of 12 units during
the semester of competition, of which 9 units must be academic.

 

ATHL 1
Intercollegiate Women’s Basketball
1.5 units, 5 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Intermediate level Basketball Skills
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Application of
basketball theory, team organization, technique, strategy, and
leadership in competition with other colleges. 0835.50

ATHL 2
Basketball Foundations
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Intermediate level Basketball Skills
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Theory and practice
of basketball fundamentals. 0835.50

ATHL 11
Intercollegiate Baseball
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR)
Recommended preparation: High School or Organized Baseball
Experience
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Advanced intercollegiate baseball competition: Application of
theory, team organization, technique, strategy, and leadership.
0835.50

ATHL 12
Baseball Foundations
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR)
Recommended preparation: High School or Organized Baseball
Experience
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of Intercollegiate baseball competition:
Fundamentals, theory, practice, rules and baseball skills. 0835.50

ATHL 17
Intercollegiate Football
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Theory, team
organization, technique, strategy, and leadership. 0835.50

ATHL 18
Football Physiological and Team Development
3 units, 1 hour lecture, 6 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of Intercollegiate competition: Concepts of
ofensive, defensive, and special teams theory and development.
0835.50

ATHL 41
Intercollegiate Women’s Swimming and Diving
Team
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR)
Prerequisite(s): To pass the intermediate swim test. Swim 2 laps
(25 yards) without stopping and to tread water for 1 full minute.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Team competition
in swimming and/or diving; advancing skills in the four
competitive strokes; for diving, progressions on the one meter
and three meter boards. 0835.50

ATHL 42
Techniques and Conditioning for Intercollegiate
Swimming
1 unit, 4 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Ability to pass Intermediate swim
test: I.e., swim 1 lap without stopping and tread water for 1-2
mins.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamental of Intercollegiate competition: Specific techniques
and conditioning for swimming; advanced drills, strength,
flexibility and cardiovascular development. 0835.50

ATHL 43
Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Team
Pre-season Conditioning
1 unit, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Deep water safety. Ability to swim 2
laps non stop and tread water for 1-2 minutes.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: A comprehensive
course designed for the student athlete covering advanced
intercollegiate swimming and diving skills. The course includes
theories and analyses of skill acquisition, development of fitness
skills and mental preparation for competition. 0835.50

ATHL 44
Strength Training for Swimming
2 units, 1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Student must be able to pass the
Intermediate Swim test. Swim one lap and tread water for 1-2
minutes.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamental of Intercollegiate competition: Advanced training
and instruction for increased strength and power in the sport of
swimming. 0835.50

ATHL 45
Fundamentals for Intercollegiate Diving
1 unit, 4 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: Comfortable in deep water. Ability
to pass Intermediate swim test: I.e., swim 1 lap tread water for
1-2 min.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of springboard diving: Advanced techniques for
one- and three-meter events. 0835.50

ATHL 51
Intercollegiate Women’s Water Polo Team
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: The ability to tread water for 1
minute and swim laps of freestyle without stopping.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Team competition
in water polo: Advanced skills in passing, dribbling, shooting and
defense; team organization; strategy; team leadership. 0835.50

ATHL 53
Intercollegiate Water Polo Team Pre-season
Preparation
1 unit, 4 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: To be able to swim 2 laps non stop
and tread water for 1 minute.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Activity class: Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition;
team competition in water polo; advanced skills in passing,
dribbling, shooting and defense; team organization; strategy;
team leadership. 0835.50

ATHL 54
Water Polo Theory
2 units, 1 hour lecture, 3 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation: To be able to swim 2 laps non stop
and tread water for 1 minute.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Practice, theory,
rules and water polo skills. 0835.50

ATHL 59
Intercollegiate Track and Field
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals in intercollegiate track and feld competition:
Theory, team organization, technique, strategy, and leadership.
0835.50

ATHL 60
Track and Field Foundations
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals in intercollegiate track and feld competition:
Theory, team organization, technique, strategy, and leadership.
0835.50

ATHL 66
Intercollegiate Cross Country
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Theory, team
organization, technique, strategy and leadership. 0835.50
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ATHL 67
Cross Country Foundation
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate cross country competition:
Theory, team organization, technique, strategy and leadership.
0835.50

ATHL 71
Intercollegiate Women’s Volleyball
3 units, 10 hours laboratory (GR)
Recommended preparation: KIN 120B or Beginning High School
or club level volleyball experience or demonstration of such.
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Theory, team
organization, techniques, strategy, and team leadership. 0835.50

ATHL 72
Volleyball Strategy and Theories
1 unit, 1 hour lecture (GR)
Recommended preparation: High school or club volleyball
experience
Course study under this section may be repeated three times.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Fundamentals of Intercollegiate Volleyball: application of theory
and practice of volleyball ofensive and defensive theories,
transitional techniques, fundamental and special situations.
0835.50

ATHL 73
Volleyball Team Pre-season Preparation
0.5 units, 2 hours laboratory (GR)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Intercollegiate Volleyball Team Pre-season training. The course
includes fundamentals of intercollegiate competition: Team
competition in volleyball: Advanced skill development, offensive
and defensive strategies. 0835.50

ATHL 91
Football Officiating I
1 unit, 1 hour lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Officiating Fundamentals for Football: Basic introduction to
developing officiating skills focusing on the rules of the sport of
football. 0835.00

ATHL 92
Football Officiating II
1 unit, 1 hour lecture, 1 hour laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Activity class: Introduction of developing advanced officiating
skills leading to a advanced understanding of the sport. 0835.00