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ATH14A:  FUNDAMENTALS OF BASKETBALL


Course Description

Basic theory, strategy, technique, practice, and conditioning involved in basketball 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 14A and KIN 14A.


Learning Outcomes

  • The student will demonstrate the skills of shooting, passing and dribbling.
  • The student will explain the proper mechanics for screening, rebounding and the defensive stance.
  • The student will recognize basic offensive and defensive situations common to basketball and react accordingly.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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