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									           Faculty of Humanities           The	focus	of	our	field	of	study	is	“human	in	motion”.	The	following            •	 Students	can	specialise	in	golf	through	the	option	Golf.
                                           undergraduate programmes are offered that lead to further study                •	 Rigorous	 selection	 of	 only	 25	 students by the department
BA Human Movement Science - BA(HMS)        at	Honours,	Masters	and	Doctoral	level:                                           and	the	Tuks	Golf	Academy	takes	place.
           B Sport Science - B(SportSci)                                                                                  •	 The	golf	programme	is	accredited	by	the	PGA.	
B Com Recreation & Sport Management        •	 BA	Human	Movement	Science	-	BA(HMS)
                                           •	 B	Sport	Science	-	B(SportSci)                                               The	B(Sportsci)	programme	leads	specifically	to	an	Honours	with
                                                                                                                          specialisation	in	Sport	Science.	Candidates	with	a	National	Senior
                                           •	 B	Com	Recreation	&	Sport	Management                                         Certificate	 and	 an	 APS	 score	 of	 28	 or	 more	 may	 apply	
                                                                                                                          unconditionally	for	admission	to	the	degree	programme,	subject	to	
                                           BA	Human	Movement	Science	-	BA(HMS)                                            the selection	of	only		80	students	based	on	academic	and	sport	
                                                                                                                          performance	 levels.	 Six	 subjects	 with	 a	 credit	 value	 of	 20	 each	
                                           •	 Package	is	aimed	at	preparing	students	wishing	to	enter	the	                must	be	passed.	Students	with	a	National	Senior	Certificate	and	
                                              sport,	health,	fitness	and	recreation	industry.                             an	APS	 score	 of	 26	 –	 27	 must	 write	 the	 Institutional	 Proficiency	
                                           •	 This	programme	leads	to	Honours	specialisation	in	                          Test	,	while	students	with	a	Senior	Certificate	and	an	APS	score	
                                              Biokinetics	and	Sport	Science	as	well	as	Recreation	and	                    of	 15	 -	 27	 can	 register	 for	 the	 Certificate	 in	 Sport	 Science	 after	
                                              Sport Management.                                                           the	successful	completion	of	the	Institutional	Proficiency	Test.	After
                                                                                                                          a	year	the	student	can	apply	for	Senate’s	discretionary	admission.	
                                           •	 The	Sport	Psychology	option	can	be	chosen	under	the	BA	                     Only	 15	 students	 will	 be	 selected	 for	 the	 Certificate	 in	 Sport	
                                              (HMS)	degree.	The	purpose	of	this	package	is	to	acquire	in-                 Science.	No	specific	subjects	are	required	but	considering	that	it	is	
                                              depth	knowledge	of	the	psychological	foundations	of	human	                  a	human	oriented	field,	Life	Sciences	and	Physical	Sciences	are	
                                              behaviour,	within	the	context	of	exercise	and	sport.                        recommended.
                                           •	 Course	leads	to	post-graduate	specialisation	in	Sport	
                                              Psychology,	mainstream	Psychology	and	Sport	Science.                        B	Com	Recreation	and	Sport	Management
                                           •	 In	the	third	year	of	study	students	may	apply	for	selection	to	
                                              the	Honours	programme	in	Psychology	enabling	them	to	be	                    •	 Effective	 sport	 and	 recreation	 managers	 are	 needed	 to	 host	
                                              considered	for	the	Masters	programme	in	Sport	Psychology.	                     and manage national and international sports events.
                                                                                                                          •	 This	programme	will	equip	you	with	the	latest	knowledge	and	
                                           Candidates	with	a	National	Senior	Certificate	and	a	minimum	APS	                  modern	techniques	to	manage	sport	and	recreation	successfully	
                                           Score	of	30	may	apply	unconditionally	for	admission	subject	to	the	               in	the	private	and	public	sector.
                                           selection	of	only	80	students.	Six	subjects	with	a	credit	value	of	            •	 This	programme	leads,	inter	alia,	to	B	Com	(Hons)	in	Recreation	
                                           20	each	must	be	passed.	                                                          and	Sport	Management	as	well	as	MCom	and	DCom	studies.

                                           No	specific	subjects	are	required	but	considering	that	it	is	a	human           Candidates	with	a	National	Senior	Certificate	and	a	minimum	APS	
                                           oriented	field,	Life	and	Physical	Sciences	are	recommended.	Due	               Score	of	28	may	apply	unconditionally	for	admission.	A	pass	mark	
                                           to	the	fact	that	this	degree	course	has	a	very	strong	natural	science	         on	Level	3	in	Mathematics	is	required,	while	the	other	5	subjects	
                                           component,	 it	 would	 be	 to	 the	 advantage	 of	 the	 prospective	           must be passed on Level 4.
                                           student	 to	 have	 knowledge	 of	 similar	 subjects	 at	 school	 level	
                                           (senior	certificate	level)	(eg.	Biology	and	Science).                          Career	Planning	
                                           B	Sport	Science                                                                The	programmes	offered	in	this	department	provide	access	to	the	
                                                                                                                          Sport,	Recreation,	Fitness	and	Health	industry	as	well	as	the	formal	
                                           •	 This	 programme	 enables	 you	 to	 enter	 the	 professional	 sport	         Educational	sector.	Students	should	keep	broad	career	planning	in	
                                              and/or	exercise	science	industry.                                           mind	when	choosing	elective	modules	but	at	the	same	time	keep	
                                           •	 Aside	 from	 theory,	 it	 also	 includes	 comprehensive	 practica	          options	open	as	their	vision	expands	and	interests	become	more	
                                              preparation	and	development	in	a	selected	sport	code	for	the	               defined.
                                              specific	 requirements	 of	 a	 professional	 career	 as	 a	 player,	
                                              coach	or	administrator.                                                     Please	take	note	that	applications	for	2012	already
                                           •	 Course	 is	 full-time	 intramural	 programme	 and	 has	 various	            close	on	30	June	2011.
                                              exit	 levels.	All	 students	 register	 for	 degree,	 but	 can	 obtain	 a	
                                              Certificate	after	year	of	study	and	a	Diploma	in	Sport	Science	             Contact	details
                                              after two years of study.

                       www.up.ac.za                                                                                       Tel:	012	420	6040
                                                                                                                          E-mail:	tilla.boshoff@up.ac.za

								
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