Sport and Exercise Psychology 2: Exercise Psychology
Dublin City University
Area of Study
Health and Exercise Science, Psychology
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
The purpose of this module is: To help students understand the relationship between psychological theory and its application to exercise and physical activity. To develop in students the skills to enable them to critically analyse current theory, research and practice within the field of physical activity and exercise psychology.
1. Demonstrate a factual knowledge of physical activity and exercise psychology
2. Critically evaluate key psychological theories and how they relate to exercise and physical activity
3. Apply theories and principles of physical activity and exercise psychology to the individual and their environment.
4. Carry out laboratory work and write up a scientific report