FianChesso (Beginning and Intermediate Chess)
About the Course:
This course covers the history of chess, rules, basic strategies and tactics, openings, endgames, game analysis, variations, advanced strategy, advanced tactics, and a bit on chess and life. By the end of the course, students should be able to play chess well, enjoy it, and understand why chess matters.
If you have a chess set (of roughly standard size, not a travel-set), please bring it.
NB – there will be readings and short essays required for this class. See the syllabus for details.
How to Enroll:
You must come to one of the first two sessions to be enrolled (unless you have tournament experience). Course control numbers will be given out in class.
Course Contact: fianchesso AT gmail.com
Time & Location:
|Allan Chao||—||305 Wheeler||Tu 6-8||8/29||full||—|
|Syllabus: FianCHESSo Syllabus 8.3.06||Aug 3||44kb||Word Doc (Viewer)||View Download|
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