ES-368W: Psychological Principles in Physical Education and Sport

Credits 3
Grade Scheme
Session Cycle

Introduction to the role psychology plays in physical education and sport settings. Exploration of how psychological factors (e.g., personality, achievement motivation, anxiety) can influence participation in physical activity and motor performance, how the structure of sport and physical education programs influence psychological development, and how teaching mental skills (e.g., arousal regulation, goal setting, visualization) may enhance motor performance in physical education and sport. FILA general education: writing intensive.

Term Offered
Spring Only