PEES 7154X Sport and Exercise Psychology
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PED 754.
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45 hours; 3 credits
The influence of psychological factors on an athlete's sport performance or a person's exercise performance are presented. Factors influencing the relationship of sport to personality; personality theories; the coach-player relationship; minority groups in sport; aggression; personality characteristics of athletes competing in various sports etc. are explored.