Psychology of sport coaching 120

Module code YSP 120
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

This module introduces the basic principles, dynamics and skills involved in the psychology of sport coaching. Different roles of the coach as leader, motivator, facilitator and communicator are identified and explained from a psychological perspective. In this module the psychological principles constituting the development of children through sport and coaching will be explored and interpreted. The growth principles will be integrated with all the different life phases.

Module credits 12.00
Service modules Faculty of Health Sciences
Prerequisites YSP 110
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English is used in one class
Academic organisation Sport and Leisure Studies
Period of presentation Semester 2

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