nk2433 Social Psychology with a focus on sport

Faculty of Sports Studies
Autumn 2018
Extent and Intensity
7/7. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Adam Blažej, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. PhDr. Hana Válková, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Michal Vičar, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Hana Válková, CSc.
Department of Social Sciences and Sport Management - Faculty of Sports Studies
Supplier department: Department of Social Sciences and Sport Management - Faculty of Sports Studies
Fri 16. 11. 8:25–10:55 E34/203 - seminární místnost, Fri 7. 12. 17:35–19:15 B11/235, Fri 14. 12. 8:00–9:40 E34/203 - seminární místnost
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
nk2433/01: Fri 5. 10. 17:10–19:40 B11/311, Fri 26. 10. 14:40–16:20 B11/236, Fri 14. 12. 10:30–12:10 B11/235, A. Blažej
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim is to familiarize students with current approaches and issues of social psychology and in particular the application of these approaches on the issue of sport and the specific experience of students.
Learning outcomes
After completing the course students should be able to analyze the social situation in which it participates, and should be able to reflect on their role in their formation.
  • Social pychologie, objects, attitudes and basic paradigm Social and sports group - characteristics, formation, development, operation, dynamics Social influence in groups - conformity, innovation, decision-making group, the influence of authority The influence of groups on individuals - culture, norms, roles The relationship of the individual to other people - attitudes, stereotypes, prejudices Group performance intergroup relations Prosocial behavior, aggression, cooperation and competition Cognitive style of perception personal relationships Communication within the group, assertiveness Motivation to work in group The conflict and its solution
    required literature
  • ROSINSKI, Philippe. Koučování v multikulturním prostředí : nové nástroje využití národních, firemních a profesních odlišností. Translated by Aleš Lisa. Vyd. 1. Praha: Management Press, 2009. 323 s. ISBN 9788072611959. info
  • HAYES, Nicky. Základy sociální psychologie. Translated by Irena Štěpaníková. Vyd. 4. Praha: Portál, 2007. 166 s. ISBN 9788073672836. info
  • ŘEZÁČ, Jaroslav. Sociální psychologie. Brno: Paido, 1998. 268 s. ISBN 80-85931-48-6. info
    recommended literature
  • MIKULÁŠTÍK, Milan. Tvořivost a inovace v práci manažera. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 2010. 207 s. ISBN 9788024720166. info
  • HAYES, Nicky. Základy sociální psychologie. Translated by Irena Štěpaníková. Vyd. 5. Praha: Portál, 2009. 166 s. ISBN 9788073676391. info
  • MAYEROVÁ, Marie and Jiří [sociolog] RŮŽIČKA. Moderní personální management. 1. vyd. Jinočany: H & H, 2000. 173 s. ISBN 80-86022-65-X. info
  • Aplikovaná sociální psychologie. Edited by Jozef Výrost - Ivan Slaměník. Vyd. 1. Praha: Portál, 1998. 383 s. ISBN 80-7178-269-6. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, discussion
Assessment methods
written test 80% praticipation on seminars.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2018, recent)
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