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 Course Title:   Baseball Techniques

 Title Abbreviation:   BASEBALL TECHNIQUE

 Department:    PE

 Course #:    232

 Credits:    3

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    2.25

 CIP:    310597

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2014

 Course Description  

Designed to bring together individuals from different baseball programs and introduce them to the Skagit Valley College method of playing baseball. A strong emphasis on fundamentals and team cohesion.


Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 33

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Correctly throw a baseball.
  2. Correctly hit a baseball.
  3. Correctly bunt a baseball.
  4. Correctly catch a flyball.
  5. Correctly catch a ground ball.
  6. Correctly run the bases from home to home.
  7. Infielders execute double plays.
  8. Work with others in a team environment.
  9. Communicate with others in a team environment.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

2. Critical Thinking

Definition: The ability to think critically about the nature of knowledge within a discipline and about the ways in which that knowledge is constructed and validated and to be sensitive to the ways these processes often vary among disciplines.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
2.2 Analyze issues and develop questions within a discipline.

3. Communication

Definition: Understanding and producing effective written, spoken, visual, and non-verbal communication.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
3.3 Demonstrate effective listening skills.

4. Community & Cultural Diversity

Definition: Recognizing the value of human communities and cultures from multiple perspectives through a critical understanding of their similarities and differences.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
4.2 Understand, value and respect human differences and commonalities as they relate to issues of race, social class, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities and culture.

6. Individual Awareness & Responsibility

Definition: Understanding, managing, and taking responsibility for one’s learning and behavior in varied and changing environments.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
6.1 Identify ethical and healthy choices and apply these personally, socially, academically, and professionally.

Course Contents

  1. Fundamentals of: hitting, bunting, base running, pitching, fielding ground balls, fielding fly balls, offensive team play, defensive team play.
  2. Baseball conditioning drills.