PE 842 - Introduction to Coaching
Students will be provided with an overview of the psychology of coaching and participation in sport and exercise. Basic psychology of individuals and groups will be discussed as it affects participation and success within athletics. The course will incorporate all levels of coaching, but will focus on coaching youth athletics. Topics will include motivation, stress, communication, group dynamics, leadership, reinforcement, feedback, and strategies as they relate to coaching. 10.0 hours of field experience included.
Academic Progress Units
Repeat For Credit