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College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

SPMT 320: Psychology of Sport

Important: For the most up-to-date information, refer to the official George Mason Course Catalog

General Information

Credits: 3


Psychological theories of personality, motivation, and anxiety explored in sport environment. Examines social-psychological research on audience effects, team cohesion, leadership, and fan behavior. Offered by School of Sport/Rec/Tour Mgmt. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

  • Fall 2023, Section: 001, CRN 70414, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Canaan Bethea
  • Fall 2023, Section: DL1, CRN 79640, Format: Online, Instructor: Robert Baker

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2024, Section: 001*, CRN 10472, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Canaan Bethea
  • Spring 2024, Section: DL1*, CRN 16527, Format: Online, Instructor: Christopher Parker
  • Summer 2024, Section: A01*, CRN 42623, Format: Online, Instructor: Chris (Beverly) Green

*These sections are available to non-degree seeking students as well. To take courses without applying to a degree program, you'll need to submit an application as a non-degree seeking student. If you're interested in applying a course to a degree in the future, set up a call with an admissions counselor. All courses available in Summer 2020 will be offered online.

Prior Sections (partial list)