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PSYC 2281 Sport Psychology (Summer: 3 )

Course Description

A survey of the field of sport psychology with emphasis on the role of athletics throughout the life cycle. Examines the recent trend of increased participation by children in organized sports at earlier ages, the impact of parental dynamics, the growing interest in continuing athletic participation over the life cycle, the economic and social expectations and their implications for psychological development. Discusses issues addressed by sport psychologists including those relating to performance, stress and self esteem.

Instructor(s): Kristy Moore

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17