Study Programmes 2015-2016
Psychology of sport practice
Duration :
15h Th
Number of credits :
Bachelor in motor skills : general2
Bachelor in motor skills : general2
Lecturer :
Christine Bastin, Hedwige Dehon, Tiber Manfredini
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
Partim I. Psychology of sports: sports, psychological determinants of performance and impact on cognition (C. Bastin)
- Psychological aspects and determinants of sportive performance
- The beneficial effect of sports on cognition and individual well-being
Partim II. Psychology of sports: interpersonnal and group levels (T. Manfredini)
Learning outcomes of the course :
To master the concepts related to the theoretical axes.
To apply the concepts to concrete situations (cases)
To stimulate a critical and reflexive mind.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Theoretical courses
Analyses of cases
Examination of concrete situations brought up by students
Presentation by two students of one theme
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Recommended or required readings :
Partim I:
Richard Cox (2006). «Psychologie du sport ». Editions deBoeck.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Partim I:
Presentation in duo of a theme and integration with personal sportive experience
Active participation to the courses
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
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