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Apr 13, 2017 by Patti Plaza (pplaza)
LSPA 1061 : Capoeira
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:07:55 GMT
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 01:40:28 GMT
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Lifestyle, Sport, and Physical Activity (LSPA)
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (EXNS)
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Introduction to Capoeira, an Afro-Brazilian martial art that encompasses elements of music, dance, acrobatics, and martial techniques; five basic movements, the etiquettes of the Jogo (game), Capoeira’s instruments and songs (Brazilian Portuguese). Interactive events with local Capoeira groups.
• Demonstrate the five basic Capoeira moves.
• Conduct a game of Capoeira.
• Demonstrate an understanding of Capoeira music and instruments.
• Achieve improved physical fitness.
• Participate in an authentic Capoeira event.
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LSPA 1061 Capoeira.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Creating a new course for the LSPA program.
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