BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL

Course Information
TitleΜΠΕΙΖΜΠΟΛ ΚΑΙ ΣΟΦΤΜΠΟΛ / BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL
CodeΕΠ0136
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sports Sciences (Thessaloniki)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorVasileios Panoutsakopoulos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID400000502

Class Information
Academic Year2022 – 2023
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600221884
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Skills Development
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
no prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
Student will learn a new game that cal play and teach in a basic level
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
Description and aim: It is an elective course and aims to introduce to the students the unknown in Greece sport of baseball and softball as a game and as a competitive sport. Contents: Introduction to the games of baseball and softball (history and philosophy). Terminology Familiarization with the baseball field and its characteristics (also called ball field or baseball diamond). Familiarization with the equipment (bases, balls, bats, gloves) Basic rules of the games – similarities and differences. Technical analysis of the throw, the bat and the strike. Throwing and receiving the ball Holding, swinging and using the bat Improving abilities for moving around bases (living a base, sliding, stepping – passing through a base). Game tactics for the offensive and defensive team Game strategies Fitness and abilities for baseball and softball players Rules – Organizing tournaments – game officials Educational target achievements in school Physical Education through baseball and softball games Baseball and softball as recreational games
Keywords
baseball, softball
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Fieldwork
Reading Assigment
Internship
Written assigments
Total
Student Assessment
Description
practice examination (in feild)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Το Εγχειρίδιο του Σόφτμπολ & Μπέιζμπολ Κόλλιας Η., Πανουτσακόπουλος Β. εκδόσεις Χριστοδουλίδη, ISBN: 960-8183-22-7
Additional bibliography for study
internet
Last Update
30-06-2015