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ATH11A:  FUNDAMENTALS OF BASEBALL


Course Description

Theory, strategy, technique, practice and conditioning of baseball to prepare the individual student in all aspects of playing and coaching the sport. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. Previously listed as PE 11A and KIN 11A.


Learning Outcomes

  • The student will demonstrate the basic techniques for throwing, catching, fielding, hitting, and bunting.
  • The student will discuss and demonstrate the proper mechanics for pitching, catching, base running, sliding, and base coaching.
  • The student will recognize situations calling for the use of special offenses and defenses and react accordingly.
  • The student will explain the standardized rules of college baseball.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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