Level of study Second Year
Credit value 20
Semester 1 & 2
Pre-requisite modules Psychological foundations 23609
A sound understanding of psychological theories and the ability to critically evaluate relevant empirical evidence are important prerequisites for successful application of psychological knowledge in sport and exercise science. This module provides and overview of various sport and exercise psychology topics at an intermediate undergraduate level. The significant role of individual characteristics and social processes when designing interventions to enhance sport performance and exercise participation is explained.
Teaching and learning methods
Lectures and independent learning