Physical Education

PE 114

Pilates Mat Work (1-1) 2 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course offers students an effective conditioning program for the entire body using a series of floor exercises to increase mobility, strength, flexibility and concentration. The exercise program is designed for those who want to improve core strength to maintain a healthy back, to ease into exercise and to improve posture and balance; it provides challenge with little to no impact to joints. Proper breathing and correct spinal alignment will be emphasized.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Integrate the basic principles that together create a safe and effective Pilates program.
  • Explain the concepts of core strength and stability as they apply to Pilates exercises.
  • Apply the concepts of core strength and stability to the exercises practiced in class.
  • Apply Pilates principles and concepts to various fitness modalities and movement in daily life.
  • Modify exercises to accommodate physical limitations and challenge skill level.
  • Reinforce healthy posture and body awareness as they relate to movement.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2017; PHYSICAL EDUCATION; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/19/2017

 114145902Pilates Matwork 2Ripley G$37.0017/20/0Open
M W 02:30PM-03:38PMPE210

Fall; 2017; PHYSICAL EDUCATION; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/28/2017

 114145906Pilates Matwork 2Ripley G$37.0019/20/0Open
M W 04:00PM-04:54PMPE210

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