This course covers the fundamentals of basketball: dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and offensive and defensive concepts. Time is allowed for demonstration, drills, individual work, and team play.


The student who selects this activity should have a background in basketball, i.e. high school interscholastic experience or extensive recreational experience. This class is designed for those who like basketball and who wish to improve their skills and knowledge. The class will aim to accomplish the following: intensive work on the fundamentals of the game, extensive attention to team offenses and defenses, and team play. It is hoped that if the work done on fundamentals, team concepts, and team practice is successful, the game will reflect this and be enjoyable.