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College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

RECR 162: Swimming: Beginning

Important: For the most up-to-date information, refer to the official George Mason Course Catalog

General Information

Credits: 1


Develops a knowledge base and basic swimming skills for the weak swimmer and non-swimmer, and makes them water safe. Includes, but are not limited to, locomotion and propulsive movements in a prone and supine position, breath control, rhythmic breathing, beginning diving techniques, personal safety, and rescue skills to maintain a water-safe environment. Offered by School of Education. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Activity-Based
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2023, Section: 002*, CRN 20002, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Frederick Zamon

*These sections are available to non-degree seeking students as well. To take courses without applying to a degree program, you'll need to submit an application as a non-degree seeking student. If you're interested in applying a course to a degree in the future, set up a call with an admissions counselor. All courses available in Summer 2020 will be offered online.

Prior Sections (partial list)