COURSE: BA IN SPORT PSYCHOLOGY

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Type:
N/A
Duration:
3 Years Full Time
The purpose of this package is to provide students who want to qualify as a Sport Psychologist with in-depth knowledge of psychological foundations of human behaviour within the exercise and sport context. Sport Psychology is both academic and service oriented and includes psychological principles of coaching, mental health, exercise psychology, the psychology of injuries, slumps and burnout.

Type: undergraduate degree

Duration: 3 years full time

Compulsory Subjects


First year subjects:


  • Computer literacy

  • Academic literacy

  • Information literacy

  • Bio-ergonomics

  • Human movement science

  • Medical terminology

  • Recreation science

  • Psychology


Second year subjects:


  • Bio-ergonomics

  • Human movement science

  • Medical terminology

  • Recreation science

  • Psychology


Third year subjects:


  • Human movement science

  • Medical terminology

  • Psychology


Careers: coach, physical trainer, sport psychologist.

Source: www.up.ac.za

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