HSHUP201-23B (NET)

Psychology of Health, Sport and Human Performance

15 Points

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The University of Waikato
Academic Divisions
Division of Health Engineering Computing & Science
Te Huataki Waiora School of Health

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Convenor(s)

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: annis.huang@waikato.ac.nz
: shess.shaji@waikato.ac.nz

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: anne.ferrier-watson@waikato.ac.nz

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What this paper is about

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This paper examines psychological issues and concepts associated with health, sport and human performance.
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How this paper will be taught

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Online lectures and DIY workshops
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Required Readings

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All readings will be provided online via Moodle and the library webpage.

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Learning Outcomes

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Students who successfully complete the course should be able to:

  • Apply and critically reflect on the use of different psychological strategies to improve performance
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  • Apply goal setting in contexts relevant to health, sport and human performance
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  • Apply psychological theories and constructs in understanding and solving problems related to confidence, motivation, resilience and group dynamics in sport, health and human performance
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  • Articulate limitations of goal setting as a psychological practice in the context of sport, health and human performance
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  • Explain what a psychological theory is, and understand how different theories may be helpful to understand or explain a topic in different ways
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  • Summarize the main components of a selected psychological theory related to confidence, motivation, resilience or group dynamics and explain them in relation to practical situations in sport, health and human performance
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Assessments

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How you will be assessed

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There will be x3 assessment components. See below...
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The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 0% of the overall mark.

The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 0% or 0% of the overall mark.

Component DescriptionDue Date TimePercentage of overall markSubmission MethodCompulsory
1. ASSESSMENT 1: Goal setting video podcast
18 Aug 2023
11:30 PM
30
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
2. ASSESSMENT 2: Moodle quizzes
11 Jul 2023
11:00 AM
35
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
3. ASSESSMENT 3: Essay – what is a psychological theory
20 Oct 2023
11:30 PM
35
  • Online: Submit through Moodle
Assessment Total:     100    
Failing to complete a compulsory assessment component of a paper will result in an IC grade
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