HHPA 147 : Tennis II

Transcript title

Tennis II



Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total


Other hours


Recommended preparation

HHPA 146.


Geared toward students with intermediate or advanced tennis skills. Students will work towards improving current tennis skill level and strategy by means of practice as well as feedback from the instructor.

Learning outcomes

1. Explain the relationship between human behavior and health.
2. Engage regularly in skill development, safety practices, and fundamentals of tennis to develop overall physical fitness and enhance sport activities.
3. Develop perspective of intermediate and advanced concepts of tennis: rules, the court, equipment needed, scoring and tennis etiquette.
4. Summarize intermediate and advanced skills of singles and doubles tennis play.

Content outline

Intro to Tennis II
Grips/Rally drills
Serves/Placement of return of serves
Round Robin Play w/ strategy
Volley Drills
Round Robin Play w/ strategy and poaching
Lob and Overhead Drills, Etiquette
Down the Line/Cross court drills
Skill Testing

Required materials

Appropriate equipment will be highlighted and discussed in the first class. Equipment must be provided by the student.

Grading methods

This course will include attendance in the grading and may include written work, quizzes, journal projects and other assignments.

General education/Related instruction lists

  • Health

Outside of

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