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Faculty Board of Health, Science and Technology
Sports Science

Course Reading

Sport Science III

Valid from autumn semester 2015


Course Code: IDGC11
Course Title: Sport Science III
Idrottsvetenskap III
Credits: 30
Degree Level: Bachelor

Subcourse 1: Sport, Health and Coaching, 7,5 ECTS credits

Additional reading; scientific articles

Berg, Morten Emil. Coaching-att hjälpa ledare och medarbetare att lyckas. Lund: Studentlitteratur, 2007. Pages: 455.

Horn, Thelma S. (Ed.) . Advances in sport psychology. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 2008. Pages: 499.

Patriksson, Göran, Stråhlman, Owe. Young peoples' lifestyle and sedentariness. IPD-rapport No 2006:01. Göteborg: Göteborgs universitet Idrottshögskolan, 2004. Pages: 57. Available for purchase at course start

Weinberg, Robert Stephen & Gould, Daniel. Foundations of sport and exercise psychology. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 2007. Pages: 607.

Reference Literature

Coakley, Jay. Sports in society: Issues & controversies. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2009. Pages: 688.

Subcourse 2: Research Methods in Sports Science, 7,5ECTS credits

Djurfeldt, Göran, Larsson, Rolf & Stjärnhagen, Ola. Statistisk verktygslåda 1  samhällsvetenskaplig orsaksanalys med kvantitativa metoder. Lund: Studentlitteratur,, 2010. Pages: 480.

Hassmén, Nathalie & Hassmén, Peter. Idrottsvetenskapliga forskningsmetoder. Farsta: SISU Idrottsböcker, 2008. Pages: 414.

Kvale, Steinar. Den kvalitativa forskningsintervjun. Lund: Studentlitteratur, 1997. Pages: 306.

Thomas, Jerry R, Nelson, Jack K & Silverman, Stephen J . Research methods in physical activity. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics, 2005. Pages: 455.

Subcourse 3: Degree project, 15ECTS credits

Literature chosen in consultion with lecturer


Approved by the Faculty Board of Health, Science and Technology, 15 September 2015