Sports Psychology and Coaching

PE361 (Liberal Arts) Sports Psychology and Coaching 3 hrs. 3 crs. Application of psychological concepts to the study of sports and skilled motor performance; influence of psychological variables on performance and behavior of the sports participant. Factors related to coaching strategies and techniques in sport settings. Methods of coaching individual, dual, and team sports; the coach's role in planning and implementing programs. Not open to students with credit in both Physical Education 355 and Physical Education 360.