Sport Pedagogy and Psychology after A.Lalayan /

Training pedagogical

The department was founded in 1951. The head of the department was a Doctor of Medical Sciences, professor Alexander Lalayan, the department was named sub faculty of pedagogy and psychology.

A. Lalayan is considered to be the founder of Sports Psychology in Armenia, Due to his efforts the scientific research laboratory was established at the Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture. In 1966 he was awarded by the title of the USSR science honoured worker for his impeccable and productive merits. In 1976 he became the member of the European and International Federation of sports psychology and was awarded by the medal of the federation. He was the author of more than 200 scientific articles, 15 educational and methodical manuals. He was the head of the department till 1983.

In 1985-1990 the head of the department was a PhD of Psychology Anna Araratyan, than in 1990- 2003 a Doctor of psychology, professor Hrant Avanesyan.

Since 2003 the sub faculty is headed by PhD of psychology, professor H.Babayan.

During the years the following workers were in the sub faculty: Ts. Simonyan - PhD of Pedagogy, associate professor; S. Chatalbashyan—PhD of Medicine, associate professor; M. Mkrtumyan -- Doctor of psychology, professor, E.Chatrchyan-an assistant; V. Karamyan, K. Markaryan, L.Andreasyan, I.Harutyunyan-lecturers .

Since October 2015, the department was named Sport pedagogy and psychology sub faculty after professor A. Lalayan.

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Babayan Harutyun

  Date of birth: 25.03.1951
  Tel: 010 55 33 10 1-55
  E-mail: kafpsy@mail.ru

Ph.D of Pedagogy, professor

Education

  • 1977-1982 Moscow physical culture all-union scientific research institute
    Post-graduate studentship
    Qualification – Sport psychologist
  • 1969-1973Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture
    (Now- Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport)
    Qualification – trainer, Physical culture teacher on tennis specialization

Professional experience

  • 1989-1992 Long-term contract work in India
    Position – An expert of Sport psychology in national team
  • 1980- 1986 Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture
    (Now- Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport)
    Position – The head of practice department, a lecturer of "physical education and theory" subject, sport psychologist of Armenian National team
  • 1986 Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture
    (Now- Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport)
    Position - A senior lecturer in sub-faculty of pedagogy and psychology
  • 1996 Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture
    (Now- Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport)
    Position – The head of "International relations" department
  • 2003-2004 Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture
    (Now- Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport)
    Position – The head of sub-faculty of pedagogy and psychology

Sporting Career

  • 1969-73 experienced in football and tennis
  • 1973-74 worked as a physical culture teacher and trainer

Awards and Titles

  • 2007 - professor
  • 1993 - docent
  • 1996 - A dean of Armenian National Olympic Academy /ANOA/
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Chatinyan Ashot

09.07.1959

Doctor of pedagogy, professor

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Stepanyan Anna

05.12.1964

PhD of psychology, docent

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Gevorgyan Natali

16.05.1969

PhD of psychology, Lecturer

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Geghamyan Vardan

21.04.1982

PhD of psychology, Lecturer

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Sofyan Tadevos

29.04.1963

Lecturer

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Arkazanyan Sona

01.05.1980

Lecturer

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Davtyan Artyom

16.03.1990

Lecturer

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Abgaryan Varsik

19.09.1993

The head of the Lab.

Full-time education

  1. General Pedagogics
  2. General and Sports Pedagogics
  3. General and Sports Psychology
  4. Applied Sport Psychology
  5. Medical Psychology

Correspondence Education

  1. General and Sports Pedagogics
  2. Fundamentals of teacher's pedagogical skills
  3. General and Sports Psychology
  4. Applied Sport Psychology

Magistracy

  1. Pedagogics and Psychology of Higher Education
  2. Ethnopedagogics
  3. Perspectives of education development in the 21st century
  4. Modern pedagogical technologies
  5. Fundamentals and methodology of scientific and research activity
  6. Basic issues of psychological preparedness in sport of high achievements
  7. Methods of psychological regulation of disabled

Applicants

  1. Pedagogics and Psychology
  2. Scientific and practical fundamentals of Pedagogics and Sports Psychology

Peculiarities of pedagogical skill formation in the process of education of specialists in physical culture and sport

Fundamentals of psychological preparedness in sport of high achievements

The workers of the department, students, master students, applicants take part in scientific researches, the results of which are published in articles of various scientific conferences.