Physical Education

Course Descriptions/Common Syllabi

This section contains descriptions of courses offered at Moberly Area Community College. Not all of the courses listed in this section are offered every semester. Information on where and when these courses are available may be found in each semester’s course schedule available on the Course Offerings page. Contact advising for more information.

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PED 101 Life Sports I  0-2-1
This course is an introduction to activities such as, but not limited to, weight lifting, yoga, dancing, and net games. Emphasis will be placed on developing lifelong habits of physical fitness. (FA, SP)

PED 102 Life Sports 2  0-2-1
This course is a continuation from PED101 for activities such as, but not limited to, weight lifting, yoga, dancing, and net games. Emphasis will be placed on developing lifelong habits of physical fitness. Pre-requisite: PED101 or Instructor Approval.  (FA, SP)

PED 140 Methods and Techniques of Officiating I 3-0-3
This course focuses on qualifications, rules, and practical work in officiating basketball, softball, and baseball. (SP)

PED 141
PED 142
PED 241
PED 242 Varsity Sports/Basketball 0-4-.5
This course is designed for the experienced player. Techniques of shooting, passing, dribbling, and rebounding are used in actual game situations. Course may be repeated to a maximum of two semester hours. Prerequisite: Approval of the Athletic Director. (FA, SP)

PED 150 Coaching Basketball 3-0-3
This course provides insight into the requirements and skills needed to coach basketball at any level. The course will cover offensive and defensive systems of play, the teaching of fundamentals, and organizational skills needed to succeed in the coaching profession. The role of the teacher/coach will be discussed as it relates to each student developing a coaching philosophy. (FA)

PED 201 Introduction to Physical Education 3-0-3
This course addresses the philosophy, principles, problems, and professional outlook on physical education. It is designed for students majoring or minoring in physical education. (FA)

PED 203 Life Sports 3  0-2-1
This course is a continuation from PED102 for activities such as, but not limited to, weight lifting, yoga, dancing, and net games. Emphasis will be placed on developing lifelong habits of physical fitness. Pre-requisite: PED102 or Instructor Approval.  (FA, SP)

PED 204 Life Sports 4  0-2-1
This course is a continuation from PED203 for activities such as, but not limited to, weight lifting, yoga, dancing, and net games. Emphasis will be placed on developing lifelong habits of physical fitness.  Pre-requisite: PED203 or Instructor Approval.  (FA, SP)

1981-82 National Championship Women's Basketball Team

Coach Dick Halterman
Coach John Cochran
Ball Boy – Troy Halterman
Eleanor Carr
Rochelle McKenzie
Brenna Kelly
Carmela McMullen
Tammy Harryman
Janet Thompson
Kim Cooley
Lisa Brown
Georgia Hinson
Kathy Schulz
Denise Derrieux
Margrett Bassett
Jackie Glosson
Marion Fitzsimmons
Manager – Debbie Brown
Manager – John Peveler

1980-1981 Women's Basketball Team

Coach Dick Halterman
Coach John Cochran 
Sandy Moore
Pat Seger Zeitlow
Lisa Linathcum Holt
Patty Rapp Thorne
Renne Skaggs Brown
Vickie Crigler
Elenaor Carr
Rochelle McKenzie
Sheri Sills Schneider
Sara Figg Gillilan
Manager Roxie Robinson
Manager Debbie Brown

1977-78 Women’s Team

Coach Joyce Campbell
Assistant Coach Steve Hunter
Mary Smiley Wohlford
Linda Connor Seidt
Robin Fitzsimmons Trammell
Janet Jackson
Debbie Stith Head
Kristie Richards Musick
Donna Farris David
Brenda Rucker
Neal Head, trainer
Cara Sue Bowden Cockerham, manager