PED 164 Martial Arts II
1 Credit Hour • 30 Contact Hours (Physical Education)
Prerequisite: PED 163
Presents an empty-hand form of self-defense using all parts of the body in various blacking, kicking, punching and striking techniques against one or more assailants. The style of Karate taught will be Tae Kwon Do. Based on the results of an initial skills test, each student will be assigned two additional kicks, one additional jump kick, and one pattern. Intermediate sparring and self-defense techniques will be taught. Each student will be assigned a goal that they will strive to achieve by the end of the course.