PE.710 Tennis

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.)

Course Highlights

This course features assignments and instructional videos from the class.

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.

Special Features

Technical Requirements

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

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Prof. Carol Matsuzaki

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week for 6 weeks
1 hour / session



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