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Sport Psychology

Your opportunity to learn about the effect of the mind on sporting performance

Welcome to the University of Portsmouth School of Sport, Health and Exercise Science. Our subjects range from Sport and Exercise Science to Sports Management. If you want to learn about the effect of the mind on sporting performance, then Sport Psychology might be the course for you.

Students studying Sport Psychology explore the relationship between the mind and the body, and one topic they will look at is the role of psychology in improving elite level sporting performance. One example of this is looking at how elite athletes make decisions.

 



 

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