HHP 3560: Psychological Aspects of Health and Physical Activity (2019-2020)

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Explores the psychological attributes necessary for sustained and successful leadership in sport and exercise such as motivation, communication, reinforcement, group cohesion, teamwork and trust. The course also examines the implications of performance inhibitors such as anxiety, excessive ambition and aggression, along with intervention strategies such as visualization, arousal control and goal setting. In addition, mental health and wellness concerns pertaining to collegiate student-athletes will be discussed. The course incorporates significant nonfiction material and film to illustrate the content.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Autumn 10782 5 Jarrett Mentink
M,W,F
Final: Tu
8:00AM-9:20 AM
8:00AM-10:00 AM
09/30-12/06
12/10-12/10
Royal Brougham Pavilion/Gym HHPC
Royal Brougham Pavilion/Gym HHPC
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Restrictions: Exercise Science, Health and Fitness Education, Physical Education majors only. Freshman, Sophomore students are excluded.
Attributes: Upper-Division, Writing "W" Course
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term

Prerequisites:
(HHP 1301: D or better
OR PES 1301: D or better)
AND (HHP 2195: D or better
OR PES 2195: D or better)