MASTER OF SCIENCE (RECREATION AND SPORT MANAGEMENT)

Entry Requirements

The common regulations for all Master’s Degrees in the University shall apply.

A holder of a First Class or an Upper Second first degree or its equivalent in a relevant discipline shall be considered. Graduates of Physical Education, Exercise and Sports Science or Recreation and Sports Management as well as those in related fields such as Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition and Special Education shall be considered.

Holders of a relevant Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Administration and Management of Kenyatta University or any other recognized University shall be eligible for admissions to the programme while holders of a Post Graduate Diploma in related disciplines may also be considered

Duration and Pattern of Study

The Master’s degree shall extend over a minimum period of 18 months.

The degree shall be offered by coursework, examination and Thesis.

The coursework shall include lectures, field experiences, practicals, seminar reports and case studies as required in the synopses of particular units.

During the first year of study, students will take ten (10) units.

In the second year of study, students will undertake research work, prepare and present a thesis for examination.

Program Structure

Academic year

Year 1

Year 2

Total

No. of Units

10

Thesis

10

Semester

Sem 1

Sem 2

   

Unit loads

5

5

   

Course Units

Core units

 

Unit Code: Title

Sem 1

Sem 2

 

HCU 800: Research Methods

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HCU 801: Statistics

 

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HCU 802; Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation

 

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HRS 800: Organization & Administration of Recreation and Sports Services

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HRS 801: Management of Resources in Sports and Recreation

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HRS 802: Legal, Ethical and Policy Issues in Recreation and Movement Science

 

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HRS 809: Thesis

 

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Electives

NOTE: Each Year Group to take similar electives because of the minimum quorum required for a class. Thus not all elective units are on offer at any given time

 

HRS 803: Outdoor Experiential Pursuits & Instructional and Team Building Techniques

 

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HRS 804: Leisure & Recreation Services for Special Population

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HRS 805: Parks & Recreation Administration

 

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HRS 806: Sports Tourism Management

 

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HRS 807: Guidance and Counseling in Sports and Recreation

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HRS 808: Leadership and Governance in Recreation and Sports

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