Course: Psychology of Physical Training

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Course title Psychology of Physical Training
Course code KTS/PSTBS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Štumbauer Jan, doc. PaedDr. CSc.
  • Benešová Daniela, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Exercise and sport Psychology- The State of Art 2. Psychological characteristics of sport activity 3. Perception of movement, kinestesy, etc. 4. Emotion and psychological aspects of motor learning 5. Motivation in sport and exercise 6. How to use sport and movement activity in resocialisation 7. Agresivity in sport 8. Coaching 9. Mood alteration with help of sport a physical activities (e.g. anxienty, depression) 10. Psychotherapy and physical activity 11.-12. Social psychological aspects of the movement activity 13.-14. Psychosocial aspects of sport with girls and woman

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
The course starts with defining of basis concepts. The short history of exrcise and sports psychology follow. Research in this field also been taken into account. What is badly needs to emphasize in this context are healths of exercise.
Absolvent has elementary knowledge from sport and excercise psychology. He/she is able to apply knowledge from motivation, emotions, agresivity, etc. during physical education and sport.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Test

Seminary work
Recommended literature
  • Proceedings of the X. European Congress of Sport Psychologie. Coppehagen: University Cop 2003..
  • Seiler, R., Stock, A. Psychotrénink ve sportu a v životě, Olympia, Praha. 1996.
  • Slepička, P., Hošek, V., Hátlová,B. (2006). Psychologie sportu. Praha: Karolinum..
  • Vaněk, M. aj. Psychologie sportu. Praha: SPN. 1980.
  • Weinberg, R. S. & Gould, D. (2003). Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology. Champaign (Ill). London: Human Kinetics..


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Physical education and sports for education (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in physical education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Physical education and sports (4) Category: Physical education and sport 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Science Study plan (Version): Teacher training in physical education (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in physical education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Physical education and sports (3) Category: Physical education and sport 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Physical education and sports (3) Category: Physical education and sport 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter