A review of research and data related to how physical activity (e.g., sport, exercise) influences, and is influenced by, mental health. Topics may include depression, anxiety eating disorders, personality issues, motivation to exercise/sport participation, preventive factors, and other issues relating to mental health and wellness continua.
Prerequisite(s): Registration in third or fourth year of a Major, Specialization or Honours Specialization in Psychology, or permission of instructor/department.
Extra Information: 3 hours. Cannot be used towards completion of a Kinesiology module.