M.Phil Health, Physical Education & Sports Sciences (HPE&SS)

A TYPICAL STUDY PLANDURATION 2 YEARS

MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN HEALTH PHYSICAL EDUCATION & SPORTS SCIENCES (HPE&SS)

Health, Physical Education & Sports Sciences (HPESS) is a rapidly growing speciality that has the potential to impact upon all areas of Rehabilitation Sciences. This world-class course is for physical educators, sports persons seeking a specialist qualification in Health, Physical Education & Sports Sciences, compliant with international standards of practise is becoming an increasingly popular method of treating athletes with musculoskeletal problems. The primary theoretic basis for the claimed beneficial results of testing and improvement of athletic performance level, fitness and activity levels and restoration of motion. Research trials suggest that Health, Physical Education & Sports Sciences is beneficial in relieving or reducing the prevalence of injuries or pathological diseases, improving the low physical activity level and physical fitness level, performance level and high quality of life style. This program comprises a minimum of 75 credits.

1st YEAR:
First Semester

Research Methods, Statistics & Evidence Based Practice
Applied Kinesiology & Sports Biomechanics
Measurement & Evaluation Technology in Physical Education
Exercise Physiology & Exercise Prescription

3(2+1)
3(2+1)
3(2+1)
3(2+1)

54
54
54
54

Total Credits

12

216

Second Semester

Sports Psychology, Human Growth & Development
Health Promotion & Wellness
Sports Injuries, Prevention & Rehabilitation
Pedagogical Methods in Physical Education

3(3+0)
3(2+1)
3(2+1)
3(3+0)

54
54
54
54

Total Credits

12

216

2nd YEAR:

Third Semester

Thesis

12

648

Fourth Semester

Thesis (Continued)

12

648