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Effective Term:
Spring 2015 through Fall 2016
Course Number:
PE 183F
Course Title:
Intermediate Tennis
Credit Hours:
Lecture Hours:
Lecture/Lab Hours:
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Course Description

Builds further on the beginning techniques of the game. Emphasizes singles, doubles and competition play. Audit available.

Addendum to Course Description

Review basic strokes and skills, and refine grip and stroke technique. Review strategies for singles and doubles with in-class competitions.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon competition of the course students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate a proficient skill development
  • Recognize and apply special game situations
  • Recognize the benefits of tennis as a life long sport
  • Recognize and apply the rules of tennis

Outcome Assessment Strategies

  • Skill assessment
  • Written test
  • Performance appraisal
  • Demonstrate singles and doubles strategies

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

  • Competitive singles and doubles tennis
  • Continued skill development
  • Developing court sense


  • Perform conditioning practice drills
  • Practice warm-up and cool down exercises
  • Selection of appropriate equipment for personal use
  • Play in accordance to tennis rules
  • Demonstrate singles and doubles strategies