QUALIFICATION FOR ADMISSIONApplicants must have arecognized bachelor degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class, or equivalent. Applicants should fulfill the "English Language Proficiency Requirement" as stipulated by the Graduate School. Please refer to the "Postgraduate Prospectus" or web page: http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk for details on this requirement.
PERIOD OF STUDYFull-time programme: 1 year (maximum: 3 years)
Part-time programme: 2 years (maximum: 4 years)
PROGRAMME DESCRIPTIONThis programme is designed to provide specialised study in sports science and physical education. Graduates will possess an in-depth understanding of the major areas of sports science and physical education, allowing them either to specialise in and increase their knowledge of physical education practices or pursue research in this area. The programme offers eight areas of investigation: Sports and Exercise Psychology, Exercise Physiology, Sports Biomechanics, Curriculum Policy, Design and Implementation in Sports and Physical Education, Sports Pedagogy, Sports Sociology, Health and Fitness, and Measurement in Sports and Physical Education.
AREA OF STUDY
- Curriculum Policy, Design & Implementation in Sports & Physical Education
- Exercise Physiology
- Health and Fitness
- Measurement in Physical Education and Sports
- Physical Education Pedagogy
- Sports and Exercise Psychology
- Sports Biomechanics
- Sports Sociology
PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS1. Course Requirement
(a) Applicable to students admitted in 2014-15 and thereafter Student is required to take at least 30 units of courses for graduation.
|Study Scheme||Course (3 units/modules)||Units Requirement|
|Research Method Course||EXSC6101||3|
|Elective courses (EXSC)||EXSC6102, 6201, 6202, 6203, 6204, 6205, 6207, 6208, 6210, 6211||6-15|
|Elective courses (SSPE/SPSY)||SPSY6103, 6202
SSPE6001, 6002, 6100, 6200
|Elective Courses from Faculty of Education||Courses offered by other departments / programmes of the Faculty of Education
(There are pre-requisites for PEDU 6404 & 6405, please refer to Faculty Handbook – Course Descriptions for details.)
2. Other Requirements
|(a)||A student must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in order to fulfill the graduation requirement.
|(b)||Students must fulfill the Term Assessment Requirement of the Graduate School. A student who obtain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) below 2.0 in the preceding term will be put on academic probation. For details, please refer to Clause 13.0 “Unsatisfactory Performance and Discontinuation of Studies” of the General Regulations Governing Postgraduate Studies which can be accessed from the Graduate School Homepage: http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/.
Not all elective courses will be offered every year.
TUITION FEE (2017-18)Full-time programme: $4,060 per unit (not applicable to specialisation of Parent Education*)
Part-time programme: $3,900 per unit
* Specialisation of Parent Education offers part-time programme only
APPLICATION DEADLINEFebruary 28, 2017 (for 2017 intake)
COMMENCEMENT OF CLASSESSeptember 2017
Enquiries:Tel: 3943 5346