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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 120
Title Basic Rock Climbing
Credits 0.5


This course is designed to introduce students to the basic skills of rock climbing. The course will involve physical activities to teach students basic climbing terms, knots, techniques, equipment, and safety practices for mostly indoor climbing. Top rope climbing and rappelling will also be discussed. Two hours per week for half a semester. Partially fulfills the physical education activities requirement. May be repeated once for credit.