Course: Sport Psychology

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Course title Sport Psychology
Course code KTV/PSYSP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Benešová Daniela, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Čepička Ladislav, Doc. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Mental processes during sport activities. 2. Emotional motivational processes - the current mental condition. 3. Motor Learning (agents, phases, overall attenuation, mechanisms). 4. Selecting talents (stages, special emphasis on the psychology assumptions). 5. Socio-psychological aspects of sport activities (sport´s teams, roles, social interaction, interpersonal relations in the team). 6. Motivation in sport (in lessons of physical education, etc.). 7. Psychological preparation of athletes (model training, body burden, regulation of actual mental condition). 8. Practical output of psychoregulation (music therapy, Jacobson, Schultz) .

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Self-study of literature, Textual studies, Lecture
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 20 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 40 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
užívat základní znalosti z obecné psychologie a psychologie pohybových aktivit
professional skills
vysvětlit základní pojmy z oboru psychologie
aplikovat základní psychologické pojmy do oboru tělesná výchova a sport, popř. psychologie pohybových aktivit
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
užívat základní poznatky z oboru psychologie sportu
aplikovat poznatky do tělesné výchovy, sportovního tréninku a pohybové rekreace
professional skills
užívat základní psychodiagnostické nástroje
aplikovat praktické dovednosti psychologie sportu do sportovní praxe
zhodnotit potřebnost psychologické přípravy sportovce, žáka tělesné výchovy i rekreačního sportovce
zhodnotit potřebnost pohybových aktivit jako prevenci psychosomatických a psychických poruch nebo onemocnění
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Lecture with visual aids
Discussion
professional skills
Task-based study method
Instruction based on dialogue
Discussion
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Oral exam
Test
professional skills
Seminar work
Self-evaluation
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • psychologie sportu.
  • Psychologie sportu : Učebnice pro posl. stud. oboru tělesná výchova a sport. Praha : SPN, 1984.
  • Dovalil, Josef. Sportovní trénink : (Lexikon základních pojmů) : Určeno pro posl. fak. tělesné výchovy a sportu Univ. Karlovy. Praha : Karolinum, 1992. ISBN 80-7066-555-6.
  • Hošek, Václav. Psychologie odolnosti. Praha : Karolinum, 1999. ISBN 80-7184-889-1.
  • Slepička, Pavel; Hošek, Václav,; Hátlová, Běla. Psychologie sportu. Vyd. 1. Praha : Karolinum, 2006. ISBN 80-246-1290-9.
  • Vaněk, M., Hošek, V., Rychtecký, A., Slepička, P. & Svoboda B. Psychologie sportu (Sport Psychology). Praha, Olympia, 1983.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Physical Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Physical Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Physical Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Physical Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Physical Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter