Skagit Valley College

Catalog Course Search Details

 Course Title:   Disc Golf

 Title Abbreviation:   DISC GOLF

 Department:    PE

 Course #:    132

 Credits:    1

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    1.5

 CIP:    n/a

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Techniques for throwing discs; equipment, knowledge, etiquette, and rules associated with playing a disc golf course; experience playing practice and official disc golf courses.


Prerequisite: None.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 22

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

Other Institution Equivalencies Table
Institution Course # Remarks
CeMichUni PED 164

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Understand the rules and etiquette of Disc Golf.
  2. Perform the basic throws that are common and to the game.
  3. Learn and use appropriate mental strategies on the course to improve overall score.
  4. Understand different formats for competition and tournaments and participate in a variety of events with fellow students.
  5. Improve teamwork and ability to communicate.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. Learn about the variety of equipment including the construction and design.
  2. Teach all necessary skills to be able to compete and enjoy the sport.
  3. Focus on teamwork and different formats of competition.
  4. Play disc golf with the class and improve the individual students skills throughout the quarter.