Course Information
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sports Sciences (Thessaloniki)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorVasileios Panoutsakopoulos
Course ID600001409

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physical Education and Sports Science (2014-2015)

Registered students: 5
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreApplied Elective Courses742

Class Information
Academic Year2022 – 2023
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2021
Specific Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students, upon successful completion of the course, will: 1. know and have developed teaching skills regarding the regulations and skills of the sport 2. perform the basic techniques of the sport at a satisfactory level 3. develop critical thinking and resolve key tactical issues that arise in the game 4. prepare and implement sports programs with methodical series of learning and training the skills of the sport
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • 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
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
baseball, softball, infield, outfield, pitcher's mount, batting, fielding, pitching, inning, home-run
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Reading Assigment40.2
Written assigments60.2
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Kollias, I., & Panoutsakopoulos, V. (2002): The Textbook of Softball & Baseball. Thessaloniki: Kyriakidis Bros Publications (ISBN: 960-8183-22-7) [Eudoxus Code: 59397480] 2. Dimitropoulos, Α. (2001): Baseball. Athens: Athlotypos (ΙSBN: 960-7378-23-7) [Eudoxus Code: 1278]
Additional bibliography for study
1. ASEP (2006). “Coaching Baseball Technical and Tactical Skills”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-7360-4703-4) - GV875.5. C6195 2006 2. ASEP (2007). “Coaching Youth Softball”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-7360-6258-0) - GV881.4.C6 C63 2007 3. Curran M. & Newhan R. (2007). “Coaching Baseball Successfully”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-7360-6520-2) - GV875.5 .L67 2007 4. Greene C. (editor, 2007). “Gold Glove Baseball”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-7360-6263-3) - GV869.5 .G65 2007 5. Kneer, M.E. & McCord, C.L. (1995). “Softball: Slow and Fast Pitch”. Dubuque, IA: WCB Brown & Benchmark (ISBN: 0-697-15255-3) - GV881 .K55 1995 6. Noel M. & Jordan S. (2004). “Developing a Successful Softball Program”. Monterey, CA: Coaches Choise (ISBN: 1-58518-877-8) - GV881.4.C6 N64 2004 7. Schupak M. (2005). “Youth Baseball Drills”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-7360-5632-7) - GV880.4 .S38 2005 8. Stockton B.A. (1984). “Coaching Baseball Skills & Drills”. Champaign, Il.: Human Kinetics. (ISBN: 0-931250-65-X) - GV875.5 .S76 1984
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