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: Certificate of Achievement,   Foothill GE
 GE Status: Lifelong Understanding

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

1. Description -
Indoor soccer class developing basic skills including passing, shooting, dribbling and heading. Includes game strategy, tactics, and laws of the game.
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: None
Advisory: This course is included in the Team Sports family of activity courses; not open to students with credit in PHED 29.

2. Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. Employ various techniques of dribbling, passing, shooting and heading
  2. Analyze soccer styles for both the United States and other international countries
  3. Understand the different styles of soccer training
  4. Demonstrate receiving and control ball techniques
  5. Practice soccer strategy and different styles of play
  6. Recognize sportsmanship and the laws of the game
3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
Small goals, access to gym and/or fields, futsal/soccer balls, practice vests, cones.

4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
  1. Soccer techniques
    1. Dribbling
    2. Passing
    3. Shooting
    4. Heading
    5. Goal keeping
    6. Functional training
  2. United States and International styles of play
    1. Collegiate vs Professional
    2. European style
    3. Latin style
  3. Methods of soccer training
    1. Fitness training
    2. Warm-up, mobility and flexibility
    3. Running
    4. Strength work
    5. Plyometrics
  4. Strategy and style
    1. Game style
    2. Individual and group play
    3. Group defending
    4. Team play
    5. Principals of play
    6. Styles of group play
  5. Sportsmanship and laws of the game
    1. Fair play
    2. Laws of the game
    3. Major fouls
    4. Minor fouls
    5. Official cautions
    6. Expulsion
5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.
6. Methods of Evaluation -
  1. Physical skills and performance will be evaluated by instructor observation.
  2. Oral discussion for laws of play.
  3. Journal entries.
  4. Quizes 1 - 4.
  5. Writing assignm.ents
7. 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.

8. Disciplines -
Physical Education
9. Method of Instruction -
  1. Skills demonstrations
  2. Showing of films
  3. Feedback during scrimmages
10. Lab Content -
  1. Soccer techniques
  2. United States and international styles of play
  3. Methods of soccer training
  4. Strategy and style
  5. Sportsmanship and laws of the game
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 -
Optional reading and writing assignments as recommended by instructor.
13. Need/Justification -
This course satisfies the Foothill GE Requirements for Area VII, Lifelong Learning.

Course status: Active
Last updated: 2015-04-13 15:47:56

Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines