Course: Sport Psychology

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Course title Sport Psychology
Course code KZV/PTCK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Řepka Emil, doc. PaedDr. CSc.
Course content
Lectures and seminars: Influence of kinetic activities and sport to man psyche. Subject of psychology of sport. Psychological rating of athletics. Sensation movement, kinestes, ideomotoric training. Kinetic memory. Phantasm and thinking at athletics. Creativity in sport and kinetic activity. Emotion in sport. Psychological aspects of motory teaching. Motivation and motory teaching. Motivational factors of kinetic and sport activities. Influence of athletics to development of personalities. Social teaching in sport. Use of kinetic and sports activities at re - - socialization risk youth groups. Active rest. Use of kinetic activity in psychotherapy. Conception of health. Experimental method in psychology of sport. Diagnostic activity of a coach, trainer. Checklists standardized, checklists personal construction. Sociometry, sociograms. Social psychological aspects of kinetic activities and sport. Group effectiveness, group dynamism at athletics. Psychological specialities of leading of children and youth. Psychosocial aspects of girls and women athletics. European and extraeuropean general trends of kinetic recreation. Summary, relation psyche and motory man. Autoregulation. Coping.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Monitoring, Demonstration, Skills training, Laboratory, Activating (simulations, games, drama)
Learning outcomes
Influence of physical activities and sport on psychic state of people. Psychological characteristic of sports. Movement perception, kinaesthesis, ideo - motoric training. Emotions and psychological aspects of motoric learning. Motivational factors of exercise and sport activities. Body - image and psychological aspects of fitness. Aspiration tendencies. Emotion and postures formation. Auto- perception in sport. Psycho - regulation and relaxation. Autogenic training. Using of physical and sport activities in re - socialization of youth risk groups. Psychology of coaching. Using of exercises and sport activities in stress, anxiety and depressive states management. Active recreation. Using of exercises in psychotherapy. Definition of the term " health". Social - psychological aspects of exercises and sport. Group effectiveness, group dynamism in sports. Psychological aspects of "acting" in dimension "play - game - sport". Sport like social phenomena - positive and negative factors. Psycho - social aspects of girls and women exercises and sport activities.
Motivation strategies, regulation of actual psychic states, team building
Prerequisites
Absolved of Introduction in Psychology

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined exam

Active attendance in education, graduation test background knowledge from psychology sport.
Recommended literature
  • Proceedings of the X. European Congress of Sport Psychologie. Coppehagen: University Cop 2003..
  • Horn, T. S. Advances in Sport Psychology. Champaign: Human Kinetics. 1992.
  • Krejčí, M. Uplatnění jógy v resocializačním procesu u dětí a mládeže, PF JU, Čes. Budějovice. 1998.
  • Kremer, J., Scully, D.:. Psychology in sport. London, Taylor a. Francis, Ltd. 1994.
  • Seiler, R., Stock, A. Psychotrénink ve sportu a v životě, Olympia, Praha. 1996.
  • Slepička, P., Hošek, V., Hátlová, B. Psychologie sportu, 2009. Praha: Karolinum.
  • Slepička, P., Hošek, V., Hátlová, B. Psychologie sportu, 2009. Praha: Karolinum.
  • Slepička, P. Psychologie koučování, Olympia, Praha. 1987.
  • Tod,D., Rahman,R., Tchatcher, J. Psychologie sportu, 2012. Praha: Grada..
  • Tod,D., Rahman,R., Tchatcher, J. Psychologie sportu, 2012. Praha: Grada..
  • Tod,D. Sport Psychology - the basics, 2014. London: Taylor and Francis, Ltd..
  • Tod,D. Sport Psychology - the basics, 2014. London: Taylor and Francis, Ltd..
  • Vaněk, M. a kol. Psychologie sportu, SPN, Praha. 1980.


Study plans that include the course
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Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health 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): Health Education (4) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter