SRJC Course Outlines

4/18/2024 8:38:58 PMKAQUA 64 Course Outline as of Fall 2023

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CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  KAQUA 64Title:  LAP SWIM COMP PREP  
Full Title:  Lap Swimming Competition Preparation
Last Reviewed:3/13/2023

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum1.50Lecture Scheduled017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled0
Minimum.50Lab Scheduled06 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR3.00 Contact DHR52.50
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  26.25Total Student Learning Hours: 78.75 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly: 

Catalog Description:
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Students will learn how to prepare for swimming competition. This course offers flexibility to complete the participation requirement during any open lap swim hours at the Santa Rosa Campus.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Students will learn how to prepare for swimming competition. This course offers flexibility to complete the participation requirement during any open lap swim hours at the Santa Rosa Campus.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 2023Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Both Certificate and Major Applicable



COURSE CONTENT

Student Learning Outcomes:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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1. Complete personal lap swim training program in preparation for competition.
2. Create a swim training program using periodization for proper progression and tapering prior to competition.
 

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At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Demonstrate race strategies and techniques.
2. Monitor exercise intensity using event specific target heart rate zones.
3. Create fitness testing assessments to use for developing competitive training program.
4. Use fitness assessments and goals to select appropriate level of competition.
5. Demonstrate technical components of strokes, starts,and turns.
6. Use periodization to develop proper progression in training volume and tapering prior to competition.
7. Identify and summarize swim training information from credible source.

Topics and Scope
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I. Warm-up Activities
    A. Low intensity cardio/respiratory exercise
    B. Dynamic stretching
II.  Competive Swimming Preparation
    A. Proper progression and training volume
    B. Periodization
    C. Interval training
    D. Aerobic vs anaerobic training
    E. Event specific training
    F. Program design
III. Event Specific Race Strategies
    A. Sprint
    B. Mid-distance
    C. Distance
    D. Pool competition
         1. Short course yards
         2. Short course meters
         3. Long course meters
    E. Open water
IV. Flexibility and Range of Motion
V. Overtraining and Injury Prevention
VI. Exercise Intensity Measurement
    A. Frequency, Intensity, Time, Type (FITT) principle
    B. Establish appropriate target heart rate zones based on program
    C. Rate of Perceived Exertion (RPE)    
VII. Pre- and Post-competition Nutrition and Hydration
VIII. Goal-setting
    A. Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant and Timely (SMART) goal
    B. Behavior change principles
    C. Motivation
IX. Credible Sources for Swim Training Information

Assignments:
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1. Pre- and post-fitness assessments
2. Competition goal-setting assignment
3. Personal swim program design for competition
4. Swim article summary
5. Quizzes

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
5 - 10%
Swim article summary; goal-setting assignment
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
5 - 15%
Personal swim program design for competition
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
5 - 10%
Pre- and post-fitness assessments
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
15 - 20%
Quizzes
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
50 - 60%
Attendance and participation


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Science of Swimming Faster. Riewald, Scott and Rodeo, Scott. Human Kinetics. 2015 (Classic)
Instructor prepared materials

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