PSYC 372: Psychology of Sport

Credits 3
Psychology of Sport is the scientific study of behavior, cognition, emotion and social dynamics of individuals involved in athletic performance and the practical application of that research. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, the development of mental skills that enhance athletic performance, motivation, goal setting, emotional regulation, group dynamics, mental imagery and character development. Students also will study the historical emergence and current status of the field of sport of psychology.


Sophomore standing or above