Introduction to Coaching

Course Description

This course provides an introduction and continuing education into the theories, techniques, strategies, and qualifications related to sport and athletic coaching. It includes an in-depth analysis of coaching responsibilities and practical applications associated with youth (Little League, Pop Warner, American Youth Soccer Organization, and YMCA), middle school, high school, community college, and four-year university levels of competition and play. The students will study the issues and requirements associated with possible duties and job responsibilities in relation to administrative, medical, legal, and practical experiences.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
25874 KNES 48 50Z ······· TBA-TBA Rachel Catuiza ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2020-11-02 to 2020-12-11.

Footnote Information

KNES-048.-50Z: This class runs from 2020-11-02 to 2020-12-11. This is an online class that does not have scheduled meetings. Students can log in anytime to do the required weekly course work. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at .

Course Details

5 Units
Five hours lecture (60 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
EWRT 211 and READ 211, or ESL 272 and 273.
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