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ATH13A:  FUNDAMENTALS OF VOLLEYBALL


Course Description

This course offers basic instruction in the theory, strategies, and techniques of volleyball for the purpose of preparing the student in the fundamental aspects of playing and coaching the game. May be repeated once for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. Previously listed as PE 13A and KIN 13A.


Learning Outcomes

  • The student will identify and describe equipment needs, and stretching and conditioning methods specific to volleyball.
  • The student will demonstrate the basic fundamentals of passing, hitting, setting, serving, and defense.
  • The student will recognize various offensive and defensive situations common to volleyball and react accordingly.
  • The student will explain the rules, basic strategies, and basic offensive and defensive theories.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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