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PHE 153 BASKETBALL

PHE 153 – Basketball

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  PHE 153 Basketball

Credit Hours:  1.0             Contact Hours:  2.0          Lecture:  N/A     Lab:  2.0                Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  None

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: Students learn the fundamentals, techniques, and strategies of the game and also gain an appreciation of the complexities of the game.  While it is not expected that a student has experience or familiarity with basketball, it should be noted that this fifteen-week course requires a high degree of physical exertion.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. demonstrate passing;
  2. demonstrate dribbling;
  3. demonstrate various shooting techniques;
  4. explain and demonstrate man-to-man offense and defense;
  5. explain and demonstrate zone offense and defense; and
  6. explain the rules of basketball.