HSE309 - Cognitive and Behavioural Aspects of Sport and Exercise


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - online

11 x 1 hour classes (recordings provided)
11 x 1 hour modularised classes delivered online, and
11 x 1 hour seminars conducted online

Students also receive access to 11 pre-planned learning activities/tasks related to the on campus seminars.


This unit introduces students to a range of topics related to the different ways in which psychological, behavioural and cognitive factors may affect individual and team performance in sport, and to the ways that sport and exercise may impact on psychological and behavioural factors. The unit also provides students with practical experience in mental strategies to enhance athletic performance. Although directly related to sport performance, the unit would be useful to students interested in other performance domains.

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