Description: This course offers basic instruction in the fundamental skills of basketball and team offense and defense. Topics include terminology, rules, and strategy of the game. Students must demonstrate increased proficiency and skill attainment with each repetition. When this course is offered for three hours per week, the additional time is utilized on individual analysis of technique and performance. This course may be taken four times for credit. It is intended for students interested in the sport of basketball as well as those needing to satisfy the physical education graduation requirement.