PHED 37B: ADVANCED BADMINTON: SINGLES & DOUBLES
Foothill College Course Outline of Record
|Hours:||3 laboratory per week (36 total per quarter)|
|Advisory:||This course is included in the Individual Sports family of activity courses.|
|Degree & Credit Status:||Degree-Applicable Credit Course|
|Foothill GE:||Area VII: Lifelong Learning|
|Grade Type:||Letter Grade (Request for Pass/No Pass)|
Student Learning Outcomes
- Ability to demonstrate the advanced skills of badminton.
- Show and increased knowledge of the advanced skills of game play with increasing knowledge of offensive and defensive strategies at an advanced level.
The student will be able to:
A. identify the equipment, rules, and etiquette of badminton.
B. practice advanced fundamental skills.
C. recognize offensive and defensive strategy.
D. utilize proper footwork and racquet grips.
E. demonstrate advanced overhead and underhand strokes.
F. increase levels of fitness and hand-eye coordination.
G. identify modified court positions.
H. analyze court awareness with shot selection and placement.
I. understand why fitness, flexibility, and nutrition are vital to playing badminton at a high level.
J. understand how to constructing points will lead to wining sets, and the match.
A. Terminology, equipment, and rules of badminton
1. Racquets and types of shuttlecocks
2. Dimensions--type of play
3. Etiquette and general play
B. Advanced skills
1. Grips--forehand and backhand
2. Arm and wrist positioning
3. Underhand and overhead strokes
5. Conditioning drills
6. Point construction
7. Hydration and nutrition
C. Serving long and short
D. Overhead smashes
E. Drop shots
F. Doubles rotation
G. Angle play
H. Point construction for singles and double play
I. Using flexibility as an advantage
Special Facilities and/or Equipment
Method(s) of Evaluation
A. Individual and team participation
C. Critical thinking in competitive game play
D. Demonstration of rules and etiquette of badminton
E. Participation and demonstration game fundamentals
F. Video analysis
G. Fitness analysis
Method(s) of Instruction
Representative Text(s) and Other Materials
Wadood, Tariq. Badminton Essentials. Create Space Independent Publishing Platform, 2014.
Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing, and Outside of Class Assignments
Optional writing exercises based on recommended reading.