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Health, Sport and Human Performance

University of Waikato

Master On Campus
18 months
Duration
20453 USD/year
4693 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

The Master of Health, Sport and Human Performance at the University of Waikato will set you up with a research-based qualification that will teach you to critically examine how political, cultural, social and economic factors influence the meaning and nature of sport, exercise and leisure.

Overview

Studying the Master of Health, Sport and Human Performance (MHSHP) at the University of Waikato, you'll explore how psychological or physiological factors influence movement and performance in sport and exercise. Throughout your course of study you'll receive opportunities to get involved in real world research to make a difference in people’s lives, as well as connect with elite athletes and teams.

The University of Waikato's Health, Sport and Human Performance Department boasts world-renowned active researchers and lecturers who have international expertise and reputations. Throughout your course of study you'll receive opportunities to get involved in real-world research to make a difference in people’s lives, as well as equipping you with the practical skills to work in contexts that are relevant to you.

Career opportunities

  • Applied Exercise Scientist/ Exercise Physiologist
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Events or Sports Manager
  • Outdoor Education Instructor/manager
  • Health, Physical Education or Dance Teacher
  • Researcher in Health, Sport and Human Movement
  • Human Movement or High Performance Manager

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods
  • Culturally Responsive Methodologies incorporating kaupapa Maori and critical theories
  • Advanced Human Performance Science
  • Research Methods in Health, Sport and Human Performance
  • Advanced Sociocultural Study of Movement Cultures
  • Promoting Quality Movement Experiences in Education Settings

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

120-18

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Birth certificate, passport and permits
  • Evidence of citizenship
  • Evidence of any change of name (if your name is different from that on your birth certificate)
  • A written statement in support of your application, if applicable
  • Evidence of any previous tertiary study
  • Proof that you meet the academic entry requirements (Completed International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum of 24 points)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20453 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20453 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    4693 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4693 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Fees (Domestic): NZD 7,044-$7,588
  • Fees (International): NZD 30,695 (120 pts) or 46,045 (180 pts)

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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