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Effective: Summer 2013
PHED 32CSOCCER—GAME SKILLS1 Unit(s)

Advisory: Advisory: This course is included in the Team Sports family of activity courses; not open to students with credit in PHED 29A.
Grade Type: Letter Grade, the student may select Pass/No Pass
Not Repeatable.
FHGE: Lifelong Learning Transferable: CSU/UC
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter)

Student Learning Outcomes -
  • A successful student will be able to perform and compete in high level games to improve games skills.
  • A successful student will be able to demonstrate skills learned through class practice and playing the game of soccer that promote soccer as a lifetime activity.
Description -
Practice and preparation for competitive soccer emphasizing soccer skills fundamentals and strategies of the game, position specific training and full body preparation.

Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. improve his/her aerobic fitness.
  2. learn soccer team strategy in offensive and defensive categories.
  3. improve basic soccer skills.
  4. experience a high level of soccer competition.
  5. learn the value of team play and team coordination.
Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
Standard soccer shoes and appropriate workout apparel.
Outdoor soccer field.

Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
  1. Kicking game
    1. Inside of the foot pass/push/pass
    2. Outside of the foot pass/kick
    3. Instep passing/kick
  2. Heading the ball
    1. Heading for goal
    2. Heading to destroy/defensive
  3. Ball collection and preparation to include all parts of the body:
    1. Head/chest
    2. Thighs
    3. Feet
Methods of Evaluation -
  1. Quiz on team strategy
    1. Offensive
    2. Defensive
  2. Demonstrations of improved soccer skills
  3. Demonstration of team-play coordination

Representative Text(s) -
Andres, Ken. 2012 and 2013 NCAA Men's and Women's Soccer Rules. Indianapolis, IA: The National Collegiate Athletic Association. June 2012.

Disciplines -
Physical Education
 
Method of Instruction -
Lecture, Laboratory, Skills demonstration
 
Lab Content -
  1. Kicking game
    1. Inside of the foot pass/push/pass
    2. Outside of the foot pass/kick
    3. Instep passing/kick
  2. Heading the ball
    1. Heading for goal
    2. Heading to destroy/defensive
  3. Ball collection and preparation to include all parts of the body:
    1. Head/chest
    2. Thighs
    3. Feet
 
Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments -
Optional reading and writing assignments as recommended by instructor.