Psychological Skills Training: Whakamaatau Hinengaro Akoranga Puukenga

    Course details

    • Code: SPRT.5001
    • Fee: $744*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Sports
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class55 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Students will be able to identify key attributes that contribute to the ideal sport performance state. They will be able to apply psychological skills training principles within a team and individual sporting context. Students will apply assessment analysis and evaluative processes to determine performance direction requirements. They will also develop skills to be able to work effectively as a team.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. use assessment analysis as a primary tool to determining performance requirements of sports individuals and teams;
  2. examine peak performance strategies that support athlete and team progression;
  3. work in a team to implement a variety of psychological skills training strategies, such as performance skills; facilitative skills, within a range of sports genres; and
  4. plan and evaluate a psychological skills training programme enabling a consistent achievement of ideal performance state.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017