Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines

Kinesiology and Athletics Division
3 hours laboratory.1 Unit

Total Quarter Learning Hours: 36 (Total of All Lecture, Lecture/Lab, and Lab hours X 12)
 Lecture Hours: Lab Hours: 3 Lecture/Lab:
 Note: If Lab hours are specified, see item 10. Lab Content below.

Repeatability -
Statement: Not Repeatable.

Status -
 Course Status: ActiveGrading: Letter Grade with P/NP option
 Degree Status: ApplicableCredit Status: Credit
 Degree or Certificate Requirement: Foothill GE
 GE Status: Lifelong Understanding

Articulation Office Information -
 Transferability: BothValidation: 11/14/12

1. Description -
Introduce students to advanced basketball skills, strategies and games. This will include but not limited to, advanced offensive and defensive techniques, game strategies and advanced team play.
Prerequisite: PHED 38D.
Co-requisite: None
Advisory: This course is included in the Team Sports family of activity courses; students with disabilities that significantly limit mobility or sensory perception may have difficulty participating and/or put themselves at risk of injury due to the physical demands of the course.

2. Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. Understand the most current rules of basketball
  2. Be introduced to advanced basketball motor skills
  3. Understand and execute advanced basketball offensive concepts
  4. Understand and Execute advanced defensive basketball concepts
  5. Understand and execute advanced team offensive strategies
  6. Understand and execute advanced team defensive strategies
  7. Understand and execute advanced situational basketball
  8. Execute advanced basketball conditioning drills
  9. Discuss and demonstrate positive team attitude
3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
Gymnasium, basketballs, pennies and classroom

4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
  1. Understand the most current rules of basketball
    1. Individual Rules
      1. Types of fouls
      2. Types of violations
      3. Consequences of fouls and violations
      4. Time accounts
      5. Scoring process
      6. Time outs
      7. Quarters vs halves
      8. Bonus and Double Bonus
      9. Court Regulations
      10. Substitution/s

  2. Be introduced to advanced basketball motor skills
    1. Advanced shooting form
    2. Advanced shooting mechanics
    3. Advanced defensive technique
    4. Advanced passing techniques
    5. Advanced passing skills
    6. Advanced dribbling techniques
    7. Advanced dribbling skills
    8. Advanced footwork

  • Understand and execute advanced basketball offensive concepts
    1. Advanced 1 vs 1 moves
    2. Advanced Post Play
    3. Advanced Passing strategies
    4. Advanced Screening Techniques
    5. Reading Advanced Basketball Situations
    6. Advanced Fast Break Tactics
    7. Skills for great jumpers
    8. Skills for great strong penetrating players

  • Understand and Execute advanced defensive basketball concepts
    1. Fundamental Stance
    2. Sliding
    3. Arm Positions
    4. Guarding on-ball
    5. Guarding off-ball
    6. Post Defense
    7. Match-up zones
    8. Trapping defenses
    9. Switching Defenses

  • Understand and execute advanced team offensive strategies
    1. Team spacing
    2. Basic offensive alignments
      1. 4 out, 1 in
      2. 3 out, 2 in
      3. 5 out
    3. Advanced scoring strategies
    4. Advanced screening
    5. Advanced cutting
    6. Advanced Offensive Rebounding

  • Understand and execute team defensive strategies
    1. Advanced team man-to-man defense
    2. Advanced man rotations
    3. Advanced zone defense
    4. Advanced zone rotations
    5. Helping the ball defender
    6. Charges
    7. Advanced defensive rebounding skills
    8. Face Guarding
    9. Trapping

  • Understand and execute situational basketball
    1. Baseline out-of-bounds - front court
    2. Baseline out-of-bounds - back court
    3. Sideline out-of-bounds - back court
    4. Sideline out-of-bounds - front court
    5. Jump Ball
    6. Strategies for baskets at the end of the clock
    7. Getting fouled
    8. Toughness strategies
    9. Psychological and emotional challenges

  • Execute basketball conditioning drills
    1. Sprinting
    2. Advanced Lateral Development
    3. Advanced Plyometrics and Vertical Jump Training
    4. Advanced Weight training recommendations
    5. Advanced basketball movement training

  • Discuss and demonstrate positive team attitude
    1. Respect for self
    2. Respect for others
    3. Sharing is receiving
    4. Being other-centered
    5. Fatigue and Temperament
    6. Winning vs Success

    5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.
    6. Methods of Evaluation -
    1. Observation and feedback of performed skills and strategies
    2. Written Final Exam
    7. Representative Text(s) -
    The most current NCAA Basketball Rule Book

    8. Disciplines -
    Physical Education
    9. Method of Instruction -
    1. Lecturing
    2. Physical Modeling
    3. Video
    4. Reading
    10. Lab Content -
    Shooting,dribbling, passing, defensive training, fast break drills
    11. Honors Description - No longer used. Integrated into main description section.
    12. Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments -
    Watching videos, creating game plans, creating practice plans
    13. Need/Justification -
    This course satisfies the Foothill GE Requirement for Are VII, Lifelong Learning.

    Course status: Active
    Last updated: 2014-04-03 17:25:42

    Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines