University of Portland Bulletin 2020-2021

SOC 453 Psychosocial Aspects of Sport Activity

This course will engage psychological and sociological perspectives toward understanding sports and physical activity as both personal engagements and social phenomena. Topics will include sport-based youth development, mental health and physical activity, performance enhancement, and sport and social issues. The course will emphasize reflective, analytic, critical, and interdisciplinary perspectives based on engaging with scholarly readings and material.

Cross Listed Courses

PSY 453


SOC 101 or PSY 101
  • Up one level
  • 400