Summer 2018 Classes

 

 

All members of the Cornell community and area residents are welcome to take summer Physical Education classes. Most students take summer Physical Education classes as non-credit classes.

Students who wish to take summer Physical Education classes for credit, or as a requirement for graduation, must obtain a letter of permission from the Physical Education Office and must take that letter to the Summer Continuing Education Office to register.

Students should complete registration at a time that does not interfere with the scheduled class time.  If necessary, you should attend the first class before completing registration.

Students taking a Summer PE class for credit may sign up in 305 Helen Newman Hall starting May 1st, 2018.

Payment is due at registration by check, credit card, or money order.

Learn about all aspects of Summer Session and review the policies.  

Students taking a Summer Session PE course for credit only need to pay the University one credit tuition fee ($1410).

PE Office Hours: M-F 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

For questions please contact Patty (par2@cornell.edu) or Brigitta (bar28@cornell.edu)

NO CLASSES ON JULY 4TH.

Registration Dates for Summer 2018 Physical Education Classes

Register for credit classes Begins Tuesday, May 1st in 305 Helen Newman Hall
Register for non-credit classes
3-week session:
6-week session:

Begins Tuesday, May 1 in 305 Helen Newman Hall
Begins Tuesday, May 29 in 305 Helen Newman Hall

Three-Week Session – May 30 to June 22, 2018

PE 1100 - Beginning Swimming

Introduction and practice in the basic skills necessary to pass the Cornell swimming proficiency test. This course is designed for the non-swimmer. Students will be instructed in proper technique of front and back floats, front crawl and elementary backstroke. Students will receive both shallow and deep water instruction.

Helen Newman Pool (Room 201)   M/T/W/R/F 8:00-9:00AM

Non Credit Fee: $100.00

PE 1321 - Recreational Golf

You MUST have golf experience and should own a set of clubs. Locker rental is available. Play any day of the week. To receive credit you must play ten rounds of at least nine holes, ten different days (18 holes on one day DOES NOT constitute 2 rounds). The course fee covers a Three-Week membership. Students may play between May 30th and June 22nd. Contact Robert Trent Jones Golf Course for more information. 

The Recreational Golf Pass is good for the 3-week session ONLY!  Enrollment Restricted to Cornell Students and Student Spouses.

Cornell Golf Center, Robert Trent Jones Golf Course

Non Credit Fee: $255.00

6-Week Session – June 25 to August 7, 2018 - Last day to drop Sailing and Water Skiing courses is Monday, July 1st. Last day to drop all other courses is Friday, June 29th.

PE 1100 - Beginning Swimming

Introduction and practice in the basic skills necessary to pass the Cornell swimming proficiency test. This course is designed for the non-swimmer. Students will be instructed in proper technique of front and back floats, front crawl and elementary backstroke. Students will receive both shallow and deep water instruction. (Start 6/26)

Teagle Hall Pool   T/W/R 3:30-4:30PM

Non Credit Fee: $100.00

PE 1104 - Swimming Conditioning

Prerequisite: Reasonable swimming ability. Introduction and practice in different types of training methods. Final objective: 2500 yards in one class period. This is primarily a conditioning and not an instructional course. (Start 6/25)

Teagle Hall Pool   M,T,W,R 7:30-8:30 AM

Non Credit Fee: $100.00

PE 1160 - Latin Dance

This introductory survey course teaches individual and partnered Latin dance movement and rhythmic interpretation. Movements, step patterns, phrases and combinations are taught in lines moving across the floor. These movements are then modified and integrated into couple dancing. Dance techniques include Latin body movement, isolations and lead-follow. Genres include Salsa/Son, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Rueda de Casino, Comparsa and Afro-Latin traditional genres such as Rumba Cubana and Makuta. Class is taught in bare feet. Participants should bring a water bottle and dress in comfortable, fitted attire suitable for movement. This class is gender-free for the partner component: each student is free to learn the lead or follow role. No partner sign-up required. (Start 6/26)

Helen Newman Hall Dance Studio   T/R 7:25-8:55PM

Non CreditFee: $100.00

PE 1321 - Recreational Golf

You MUST have golf experience and should own a set of clubs. Locker rental is available. Play any day of the week. To receive credit you must play ten rounds of at least nine holes, ten different days (18 holes on one day DOES NOT constitute 2 rounds). The course fee covers a Six-Week membership. Students may play between June 25th and August 5th. Contact Robert Trent Jones Golf Course for more information. 

The Recreational Golf Pass is good for the 6-week session ONLY!  Enrollment Restricted to Cornell Students and Student Spouses.

Cornell Golf Center, Robert Trent Jones Golf Course 

Non Credit Fee: $255.00

PE 1335 - Introduction to Water Skiing

An introductory course for beginning water skiers. The class is conducted from Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 East Shore Drive, on Cayuga Lake. Transportation, skis, ropes and life vests are provided. Students must be able to swim.

Section 1: Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 E. Shore Drive   S 10:00AM-1:00PM (Start 6/30)
Section 2: Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 E. Shore Drive   U 10:00AM-1:00PM (Start 7/1)

Non Credit Fee: $325.00

PE 1445 - Outdoor Beginning Tennis

Instruction and practice in the basic skills of the game, including grip, serve, forehand, backhand, and volley. Scoring methods are taught. All equipment is furnished.

Appel Commons Tennis Courts   T/R 4:30-6:00PM (Start 6/26)

Non Credit Fee: $100.00

PE 1480 - Introduction to Small-Boat Sailing

Prerequisite: Swimming proficiency test. This course teaches the basic skills necessary to sail small boats safely and competitively. The Vanguard 420 sailboat is used. Transportation is provided. Students must be able to swim.

Section 1: Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 E. Shore Drive   S 10:00 AM-1:00 PM (Start 6/30)
Section 2: Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 E. Shore Drive   S 2:00-5:00 PM (Start 6/30)
Section 3: Merrill Family Sailing Center, 1000 E. Shore Drive   U 10:00 AM-1:00 PM (Start 7/1)

Non Credit Fee:$310.00

 

Outdoor Education

PE 1702 - Outdoor Yoga - 3 Week Session

Interested in yoga? Enjoy the outdoors? How about combining both? This course, an introduction to yoga, will take place at various outdoor locations so that participants can benefit from yoga instruction and the enjoyment of being outside. Transportation is included with the class.

May 30 - June 22, 2018 - Bartels Hall B01   MTWR 11 AM - 12:00 PM

For more information: https://coe.cornell.edu/summer-2018-pe-classes

Non Credit Fee:

$240

 

 

PE 1675 - Stand Up Paddleboarding - Summer Special Session 2

SUP - Try paddling standing up. We are excited to show you how much fun you can have on stand up paddleboards.  Experience Cayuga Lake from a new vantage point.  Stay active and engage your whole body. Learn something fun in a small group setting. Our instructors will teach you all the basics including: stance, paddling technique, turning, and more. No previous paddling experience is necessary but you must be a comfortable recreational swimmer to take this course.

June 12 - July 17 2018 - Bartels Hall B01   T 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

For more information: https://coe.cornell.edu/summer-2018-pe-classes

Non Credit Fee:

$280