38700 - Table Tennis

Course Unit Page

Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

The main aim of this course is to have the following information about table tennis:

  • history
  • rules-laws
  • performance profile
  • technique
  • tactic
  • individual competition
  • team competition
  • physical training
  • scientific research

Course contents

  • history
  • rules-laws
  • performance profile
  • technique
  • tactic
  • individual competition
  • team competition
  • physical training
  • scientific research

  • Readings/Bibliography

    1. Tepper G., ITTF Level 1 coaching manual, 2003, www.ittf.com
    2. Molodzoff P., Advanced coaching manual, International table tennis federation, 2008

    Teaching methods

    Theory (8 lessons) and practical sessions (5 lessons)

    Assessment methods

    Written test or oral evaluation, depending on the number of students

    Teaching tools

    Material (tables, balls, etc) will be provided by the lecturers

    Office hours

    See the website of Ivan Malagoli Lanzoni