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PE.710 Tennis

As taught in: Spring 2007

An MIT tennis team member hits a forehand.

Jaclyn Cichon, a member of the MIT Women's Tennis Team, in action. (Image courtesy of the MIT Women's Tennis Team.)




Prof. Carol Matsuzaki

Course Features

Course Description

The goals of this instructional course are to get you started in this wonderful sport and to give you a working knowledge of tennis. It should help you to understand the basics of a sport and how to perform these basics. Most of the course will focus on the basic stroke techniques. Variation to those techniques will be presented, as well as drills and games, so that you can take it to the court. Singles and doubles tactics will be covered as well.

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .rm.