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PSY 229 - Sport Psychology

3 Credits

In this course, students learn the theories, concepts, and methodology of sport psychology. Topics covered include motivation theory in sport, team dynamics, psychological training, psychology of sport injury and burnout.  Students gain an understanding of how psychological factors impact involvement, enjoyment, performance in sport/physical activity, and how personal behavior is influenced by sport and extreme physical exertion.
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing or higher