PSYC308 Sport and Exercise PsychologyUpdated: 21 January 2020
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The exam will either be paper-based and offered at an established exam venue or online with supervision via webcam and screen sharing technology. Coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Coordinator(s)||John Scott-Hamilton (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit aims to provide a comprehensive knowledge of the theories and application of sport and exercise psychology. Sport and exercise psychology is a relatively young and diverse field, and an exciting area for research. This course will explore (1) an introduction into sport and exercise psychology, (2) the basic theoretical concepts in the field of sport and exercise psychology and identify the general theoretical framework from which many of these derive, (3) psychological skills training and techniques used to maintaining and improving sport performance, and (4) the positive and negative relationship between psychology and physical activity.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: