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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 113
Title Basic Snorkeling
Credits 0.5
Prerequisites Ability to swim 100 yards continuously with face in the water using some form of rhythmic breathing. May be repeated once for credit

Description

This course is designed to introduce students to basic skills essential to snorkeling. Course will address swimming, suspension, and self-rescue for safe snorkeling. Selection and use of personal and safety equipment, and communication systems will be included. Two hours a week for one half semester, and a field trip are required. Partially fulfills physical education activities requirement.