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SP2207 - Dynamics of Sport and Exercise Behaviour

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

This subject will cover and explore topics relevant to performance in sport and exercise. These topics may include: motivation, arousal, stress and anxiety with sport and exercise performance; sport and exercise behavioural skills training; communication and positive psychology and behavioural determinants of physical activity.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to provide relevant research-based behavioural measures for a selected sport or exercise setting;
  • Demonstrate the ability to implement relevant research-based behavioural strategies for a selected sport or exercise setting;
  • Demonstrate the ability to identify psychology skills required for a selected sport or exercise setting.
Prerequisites: ED1481 or PY1101 or PY1102
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
SP3007

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Dr Teneale McGuckin, Miss Kelly Sinclair
Lecturers: Dr Teneale McGuckin, Miss Kelly Sinclair, Dr Joann Lukins.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 24 hours lectures
  • 22 hours workshops/Seminars
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Dr Teneale McGuckin, Miss Kelly Sinclair
Lecturers: Dr Teneale McGuckin, Miss Kelly Sinclair, Dr Joann Lukins.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 24 hours lectures
  • 22 hours workshops/Seminars
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (40%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.