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Effective Term:
Spring 2015 through Fall 2022
Course Number:
PE 185F
Course Title:
Advanced Volleyball
Credit Hours:
Lecture Hours:
Lecture/Lab Hours:
Lab Hours:

Course Description

Builds further on the intermediate techniques of the game. Emphasizes team play, offensive/defensive situations and other advanced skills of spiking, team blocking and shoulder roll. Beginning volleyball and intermediate volleyball skills or instructor permission required. Audit available.

Addendum to Course Description

Each student provides appropriate sport clothing for activity. Sport shoes are required for activity.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completion of the course students should be able to:

  1. Improve physical condition
  2. Develop skills for maintaining lifelong fitness
  3. Develop skills, terminology, and techniques for advanced volleyball
  4. Recognize/apply basic volleyball rules
  5. Develop teamwork play
  6. Demonstrate basic officiating skills
  7. Play at competitive/recreational level

Outcome Assessment Strategies

  1. Physical skill assessment
  2. Written examination
  3. Basic rule use
  4. Basic officiating technique
  5. Game/play participation

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)


  1. Warm-ups, cool-downs
  2. Advanced physical skills of volleyball
  3. Advanced play strategies
  4. Regulation rules, terminology, and sportsmanship
  5. Officiating techniques
  6. Safety concepts


  1. Practice warm-ups, cool-downs
  2. Perform advanced physical skills of volleyball, including setting, serving, passing, spiking, and blocking
  3. Participate in team play
  4. Demonstrate advanced game strategies
  5. Apply basic rule use in play
  6. Demonstrate basic officiating techniques