2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
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2020 - 2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PEDH 201 - Sports Officiating II

Credit Hours: 2
Lecture Hours: 2
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course is designed to introduce the principles and practices of officiating selected intramural sports, specifically basketball and softball. Students will research the rules and regulations of each sport and will comprehend the proper field mechanics for the respective sports. Students are also required to officiate intramural sports coordinated by the Intramural Director.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course: The student will

  1. Understand the role of the official in intramural, high school and college sports events.
  2. Comprehend the rules and regulations to seasonal intramural sports.
  3. Understand the proper field mechanics and communication that is required of sports officials.
  4. Observe and critique local sports officials at the high school and college level.
  5. Appreciate the liability issues associated with the sports official.
  6. Recognize career opportunities that are available for sports officials.