Certificate in Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology

  • Certificate in Introduction to Sport & Exercise Psychology
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The aim of this Certificate is to introduce students to the core topics, underlying theories and basic psychological constructs in sport and exercise psychology.

Students will study;

  • Introduction to Sport and Exercise
  • Psychology
  • Basic psychological concepts
  • Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology

On completion of this programme, students should be able to:

  • Outline the evolution of sport and exercise psychology
  • Explain the major concepts studied in psychology (e.g. personality, motivation, stress, attention, memory, learning, perception)
  • Relate and apply psychological concepts to the sport and exercise setting
  • Identify interventions that may be used by sport and exercise psychologists to improve performance and increase participation in sport and exercise.

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case by case basis



How to Apply

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Contact us

Email: LLL@itcarlow.ie