Careers

Careers from studying Human Movement Science

  • Professional coaches
  • Strength and conditioning coaches
  • Sport development officer
  • Gymnasium instructor
  • School sport coach
  • Physical trainer
  • Sport development officer
  • Sport manager
Current research projects

Current research projects

  • RSDI (Rural Sport Development Initiative) - The impact of a LTAD (Long Term Athlete Development) and Gross Motor Skill Development (GMSD) programs on social- and sport development in rural areas. Dr Maya van Gent
  • Psychological strategies of coaching in competitive sports. Dr. Lyoka

Courses Offered

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Undergraduate degrees in Human Movement Science

Bachelor of Heath Sciences in Human Movement Science (BHS in HMS 40005)

Admission requirements

Qualification

Subject requirements

Level of achievements

Total points

Credits

Bachelor of health sciences in HMS (40002)

            English

3(40 - 49%)

24/25

20

Mathematics or

Mathematical Literacy

3 (40-49%)

4 (50 - 59%)

20

20

 

Life Orientation and any other 4 subjects

3 (40-  49%)

4 (50 - 59%)

4 (50 - 59%)

4 (50 - 59%)

4 (50 - 59%)

10

20

20

20

20

Curriculum outline

1st year

Module code

Module description

Credit value

HUS 111

Foundations of Human Movement Science

16

HUS 112

Anatomy and movement

16

HUS 121

Motor Development

16

HUS 122

Physiology

16

ESP 111

Reading, writing, listening, speaking English

16

ESP 112

Reading, writing, listening, speaking English

16

PSY 111

Introduction to Psychology I

16

PSY 122

Introduction to Psychology II

16

 2nd year

Module code

Module description

Credit value

HUS 211

Recreation and sport management

16

HUS 212

Exercise Physiology I

16

HUS 213

Anthropometry

16

HUS 221

Motor Learning

16

HUS 222

Exercise Physiology I

16

HUS 223

Sport Injuries and Nutrition

16

PSY 211

Personality Interpretation

16

PSY 222

Developmental Psychology

16

3rd year

Module code

Module description

Credit value

HUS 311

Sport Psychology and coaching

16

HUS 312

Exercise Science I

16

HUS 313

Evaluation methods for sport and Physical activity

16

HUS 321

Research methods in Sport and Physical activity

16

HUS 322

Exercise Science II

16

HUS 323

Biomechanics

16

PSY 311

Psychopathology and counselling psychology 

16

 

 

 



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