PSYCH OF SPORT PHYS ACTIVITY

A variety of issues and research areas in the psychology of sport and physical activity are addressed. Topics covered include an overview of the development of sport and exercise psychology, personality theories, exercise and mood, exercise adherence, goal setting, motivation, psychological interventions for athletes, and cohesion theories. Prerequisite: minimum junior standing.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
ESS
Course Number: 
320
Academic Program(s): 
Exercise and Sport Science