Sports Science and Management – B.Sc. Special Degree
Duration: 4 years
Advanced level students in the stream of Arts / Biological Science / Physical Science / Commerce who have obtained the stipulated Z score set for Sports Science and Management by the University Grant Commission. Maximum number of students admitted to this course will be limited to fifty.
Graduates in this field may be employed as a physical education teacher, dietician or nutritionist, performance analyst, sports coach, sports therapist, fitness center manager, sports administrator, strength and conditioning specialist or retail manager of a sports store. Graduates may also be well positioned to undertake further training to become an accredited physiotherapist, exercise physiologist or clinical exercise consultant.
The study of Sport Science incorporates areas of physiology, psychology, general anatomy, nutrition & diet, sports technology, sports medicine, forensic science in sports, sociology, and performance analysis, biomechanics, sports and financial management etc.
The Sports Science and Management degree is a special degree with full-time course consisting of four academic years (eight semesters). Students need to complete of 120 credits of course work l research to qualify for award of the bachelor of Science in Sports Science and Management degree.
Instruction and assessment
Assessment of course units are varied, and are comprised of a combination of coursework, presentations and research reports. Students are given the opportunity to give oral presentations as a part of formative assessment tasks and are encouraged to develop practitioner skills alongside academic skills through the use of different assessment methods.