BYU Independent Study - Online Courses


GOLF 041

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Thomas Francis Longenecker
Credits: 0.50

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This course includes instruction for proper golf grip, stance, backswing, downswing, follow-through, short game, putting, problem shots, proper club for fairway distance, rough, greens, sand traps, etc. It also teaches golf terminology, rules, and etiquette, and requires 45 holes of golf over three to four months. Students must submit scorecards from five games to receive credit.

Course Content:

1. Etiquette and Rules
2. The Swing
3. Putting with Confidence
4. The Short Game: Chipping and Pitching
5. Recovery Shots
6. Turning in Your Portfolio
7. Practice Final

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.


Students must have access to a DVD player. Before beginning any exercise program, consult with your doctor. Participants and their legal guardians assume all responsibility and risk associated with any participation in any exercise program or related activities.
Required Materials Cost
   Golf 041 - DVD     Included in tuition
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition