Intermediate Tennis

Course Description

An introduction to the discipline of Kinesiology through tennis. Development of consistency, accuracy and control for forehand, backhand ground-strokes, serve, volley, lob and overhead skills utilizing fundamental theories of physics. Introducing elements of changing the dynamics of the game with spins and drop shots or by approaching the net; basic singles and doubles strategies. A brief historical examination of how the game of tennis has changed due to the influence of individual men, women, and children, of various countries, and their styles of play or strategies. Students will review and apply basic exercise physiology, nutrition, flexibility and strength concepts to improve their physical condition in order to play tennis at a more advanced level.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
27166 KNES 32CX 50Z ······· TBA-TBA Kelly Simons ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-09-26 to 2022-12-16.

Course Details

1 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 0
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 3
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


KNES D032B or KNES D32BX, or equivalent skills
EWRT D211. and READ D211., or ESL D272. and D273.
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