Physical Education is primarily focused on physical activity. Please see Athletics for all courses related to intercollegiate sports; Kinesiology for theory courses related to exercise science, wellness, and sports medicine; and Health and Wellness for additional courses related to health and wellness.

Physical Education Courses

Physical Education Activity Courses

A sampling of courses for this discipline includes (not a complete list):

  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Indoor Soccer
  • Softball
  • Baseball
  • Bowling
  • Golf Skills
  • Golf: Chipping, Pitching, and Putting
  • Golf One on One
  • Express Cardio
  • Strength Training
  • Circuit Training
  • Strength and Cardio Training
  • Total Fitness
  • Sport Specific Training
  • Guts and Butts
  • Learning to Swim
  • Competitive Swimming
  • Aquatic Conditioning
  • Water Polo
  • Water Exercise
  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Badminton
  • Tennis
  • Dance Aerobics
  • Step Aerobics
  • Conditioning
  • Boot Camp
  • Kickboxing
  • Tai Chi
  • Yoga
  • Fitness Yoga
  • Yoga and Meditation
  • Pilates
  • Indoor Cycling
  • Body Sculpting
  • Adaptive PE: Strength Training
  • Adaptive PE: Aquatics
  • Adaptive PE: Striding
  • Adaptive PE: Exercise

Physical Education Theory Courses

A sampling of courses for this discipline includes (not a complete list):

  • PE-195A1/2/3/4 PE Work Experience Education
  • PE-250 Fitness Camp

Athletics / Intercollegiate Team Sports

Go to the Ohlone College Renegades Athletics website for details about these sports programs.


Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may also be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with the instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the courses in this discipline, the student will have acquired the following knowledge and skills:

Physical Education

  • Maintain a regular regimen of physical activity and/or exercise.
  • Demonstrate fundamental skills incorporating the rules and strategies of the activity.


  • Formulate a personal wellness plan incorporating the basic principles of a healthful lifestyle.

The Physical Education program is part of the Exercise Science and Athletics Department.