PHED 1102, 1103, 2102, 2103
Varsity Sports

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. Course description – Activity in advanced & beginning varsity sports.
    2. Prerequisites – No prior knowledge needed for entry into this class/course.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. The student will demonstrate skills learned each class day while engaged in a regular varsity sports.
    2. The student will converse knowledge of the rules of the game with the instructor on a daily basis while playing a varsity sporting events.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Attendance and attitude – graded each class day.
    2. Students will participate in class and all school varsity sport activities.
    3. Students must provide their personal equipment for class.
  4. Information on Books and other Course Materials
    1. No text book required.
  5. Other Policies: Please refer to the WTC Course Catalog for the following:
    1. Campus Calendar
    2. Final Exam schedule
    3. How to drop a class
    4. Withdrawal information
    5. Student Conduct/Academic Integrity
    6. Students with disabilities
    7. Departmental Policy in regard to make-up/late work.  Students must explain and make up all excused absences as soon as possible after the absence
    8. If student is dismissed from team they will need to drop class.  If past last drop date their final grade will be affected and could result in a failing grade.
  6. Course Organization & Tentative Schedule*

Week 1 & 2

Course introduction and general information. Suggestions for types of equipment purchases are discussed.

Week 3

Introduction of rules of play for the varsity sport. Discussion and demonstrations of proper etiquette, strategies, sport positions, etc. will be introduced and discussed throughout the semester.

Week 4

Students will demonstrate basic knowledge of game rules by playing games. This is done for safety and better understanding of the language needed in this game.

Week 5-16

The entire semester will be participation in class playing the varsity sport. All students will engage each other throughout the semester. Instructor makes corrections of strategies, and rules.


Final Week is used for make-up times and fun. A class evaluation is usually done at this time as well.

            * The above schedule, policies, procedures, and assignments in this course are subject to change.



Last Modified: August 19, 2015