SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF SPORT

EDU4SPS

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Social psychology is a multidisciplinary area of study that incorporates many insights from closely related disciplines like sociology and psychology. Subsequently, this subject looks at how different theories in social psychology, such as motivation, socialisation, gender, aggression and violence have a powerful influence on student learning, particularly in the physical education context.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAlison Lugg

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites EDU2HBS or enrolled in course HZHEP

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU3IPE

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsKarageorghis, C. and Terry, P.PrescribedInside Sports PsychologyHUMAN KINETICS, CHAMPAIGN IL.
ReadingsJournal Articles to be provided through LMSRecommended..

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate a clear understanding of fundamental psychological theories pertaining to sport, exercise and physical education.

Activities:
TBE

02. Via refelective practice, integrate and confidently apply these theories into your teaching, coaching and change management practices.

Activities:
TBE

03. Identify and accommodate psychological factors that may lead alternately to negative or positive outcomes, for individuals, groups or teams, in sport, exercise or physical education domains, respectively.

Activities:
TBE

04. Adapt your teaching and coaching practices to accommodate the divergent and dynamic motivational climates persisting in each of the respective and discrete domains of competitive sport, exercise and physical education.

Activities:
TBE

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlison Lugg

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Critical literature review50 01, 02, 03
Reflective Journal50 02, 03, 04