Sport Psychology

Course Code: SPRT 109

Academic Year: 2020-2021

In this course, students discover the psychological factors which influence individual and group behaviour in various performance settings (e.g., sport, business and performing arts). Students are introduced to the basic concepts of sport psychology as well as psychological skills training (PST) techniques used to enhance performance. Topics relate to aspects of athletic excellence and personal growth and include, but are not limited to, composure, confidence, concentration, leadership, group dynamics, psychology of injury and motivation.