Master of Science in Physical Education & Sport

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Programme Description

Master of Science in Physical Education & Sport

Programme Code: PMSPHESFTF1

Entry Requirements

Admission requirements include the following criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in physical education or kinesiology or their equivalent, with a grade point average (GPA) of 2.7 from a recognized accredited institution. Applicants who do not hold a degree in physical education or kinesiology may be required to successfully complete certain undergraduate prerequisite courses prior to admission.
  • A professional resume (All experiences in the field of Physical Education and Sport)
  • A written personal statement describing career goals and rationale for enrolling in the M.Sc. programme (limit 500 words)
  • A completed Application for Admission sent to M.Sc./Physical Education and Sport. Applications will be available at the College Admissions office, at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sports webpage.

Detailed Programme Structure

YEAR 1 (Semester 1, Summer 1)

  • Foundations of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Psychosocial Dimensions of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Research Methods 3
  • Applied Statistics 3

(Semester 2, Fall)

  • Organization and Management of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Special Problems in Physical Education and Sport (A) 3
  • Readings in Physical Education and Sport (A) 3

(Semester 3, Spring)

  • Principles of Coaching/ Methods of Pedagogy/Advanced Sports Management 3
  • Sports and Exercise Science 3

(Semester 4, Summer 2)

  • Advanced Sports and Exercise Psychology 3
  • Practicum and Research in Sport (A) 6
  • Graduate Capstone Seminar 1

TOTAL: 37 Credits

Last updated Jul 2018

About the School

In 1959, the name was changed to the College of Arts, Science and Technology, and became incorporated under the College of Arts, Science and Technology (CAST) Scheme of 1959.

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