This tennis course teaches the forehand, backhand, lob, serve, and other skills necessary to play tennis; written and unwritten rules of the game; and singles and doubles strategy. Access to appropriate equipment and a partner is required. Students must engage in a six-week fitness program to receive credit.
Before beginning any exercise program, consult with your doctor. Participants and their legal guardians assume all responsibility and risk associated with any participation in any exercise program or related activities.
For this course you will need a tennis racket, tennis balls, and a partner (for a few activities). Please check the syllabus for required materials.
1. Grooving the Forehand
2. Grooving the Backhand
3. The Serve
4. The Volley, Overhead, and Lob
5. The Written and Unwritten Rules of the Game
6. Singles and Doubles Strategy
7. Evaluating Your Own Skill