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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Sports Psychology - PPPD135C
Title: Psychologie sportu
Guaranteed by: Pedagogika, psychologie a didaktika (51-400200)
Faculty: Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Actual: from 2015
Semester: winter
Points: 0
E-Credits: 4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:1/1 C+Ex [hours/week]
Extent per academic year: 28 [hours]
Capacity: unlimited / 35 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: PhDr. Ivana Harbichová, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): PhDr. Ivana Harbichová, Ph.D.
Annotation - Czech
Last update: PhDr. Libor Flemr, Ph.D. (20.12.2010)
Introduction to psychological skills training methods and examples of their practical applications in seminars.
Last update: PhDr. Libor Flemr, Ph.D. (20.12.2010)

Duda, J. L. (1998). Advances in Sports and Exercise Psychology Measurement. Pradue University Editor.

Hogg, J. M. (1995). Mental skills for swim coaches: a coaching text on the psychological aspects of competitive

swimming. Edmonton: Sports Excel Publishing.

Moran, A. P. (2004). Sport and Exercise Psychology: A Critical Introduction. London: Routledge.

Murphy, S. (2005). The Sport Psych Handbook. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.

Weinberg, R. S., Gould, D. (2003) Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Third edition. Champaign,

IL: Human Kinetics. (or 2006 Fourth edition)

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: PhDr. Libor Flemr, Ph.D. (20.12.2010)

Seminar paper

Written test

Last update: PhDr. Libor Flemr, Ph.D. (20.12.2010)

Theoretical lectures, practical seminars:

1. Introduction to Psychology of Sports, History of Sports Psychology

2. Cognitive Processes in Sport

3. Competitive Anxiety - Research and Theories

4. Expertise in Sport, Expert Performance

5. Introduction to Psychological Skills Training

6. Self-awareness

7. Self-talk

8. Motivation in Sport

9. Goal Setting

10. Concentration

11. Relaxation

12. Imagery

13. Group in Sport, Team Cohesion

14. Exercise and Psychological Well-being

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