Psycho-social issues in sport 310

Module code YSP 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

In this module higher order thinking abilities and skills to critically analyse different social settings and issues in sport are developed. Social dynamics, theories and research related to sport, exercise and performance contexts are interpreted and implemented in sports contexts. Specific psycho-social aspects of team cohesion, the role of spectators, aggression and violence and other contemporary social issues in sport are discussed and critiqued.

Module credits 30.00
Prerequisites YSP 220
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English are used in one class
Department Sport and Leisure Studies
Period of presentation Semester 1

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