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  • Department of Physical and Health Education Staff Members

MASTER OF SCIENCE (PHYSICAL EDUCATION)

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
i.The minimum entry requirements for Kenyatta University shall apply.
ii.Candidates should be holders of a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, Sports /Exercise Science, or Recreation Management from a recognized and accredited University.
iii.Candidates should have attained a minimum of Second Class Honors (Lower Division).
iv.A Post graduate Diploma in Physical Education from Kenyatta University or any other recognized University may be considered.
v.Candidates with a Minor in Physical Education at Bachelors level will be required to take a Postgraduate Diploma in Physical Education course as a bridging course before admission into a Masters degree.

DEGREE STRUCTURE

The duration of the course will be a minimum of two academic years constituting two semesters of coursework where a student will undertake seven (7) core units and five (5) elective units, and one year for thesis writing. The five (5) elective units will be offered as per the cluster on offer at a given time.

YEAR ONE

 

CORE UNITS

Semester

Contact hours

Clusters

Course Code

Course Title

1

2

HCU 800

Research Methods (School Unit)

*

 

35

 

HCU 801

Statistics (School Unit)

*

 

35

HPE 802

Legal and Ethical Issues in Physical Education and Sports

*

 

35

HPE 827

Physiology of Exercise for Physical Education

*

 

35

HPE 828

Didactics and Methods of a Selected Sport

*

 

35

HPE 829

Curriculum Development in Physical  Education

 

*

35

HPE 830

Physical Education and Sports for Special Population

*

 

35

ELECTIVES (ANY FIVE)

HPE 831

Sociology of Sports

 

*

35

A

HPE 808

Comparative Physical Education

 

*

35

A

HPE 832

Learning of Motor Skills

 

*

35

B

HPE 833

Psychology of Physical Education and Sports

 

*

35

B

HPE 834

Ergogenic and Ergolitic Aids in Sports

 

*

35

B

HPE 835

Administration and Marketing of Physical Education and Sports

 

*

35

A

HPE 836

Human and Industrial Relations in Physical Education and Sports

 

*

35

A

HPE 837

Management of Equipment and Facilities in Physical Education and Sports

 

*

35

A & B

HPE 838

Physical Education and Health Promotion

 

*

35

B

HPE 839

Diagnosis and Adaptation Techniques for Disabilities

 

*

35

C

HPE 840

Psychology of Disability /Impairment

 

*

35

C

HPE 841

Physical Education and Sports for People with Physical Disabilities

 

*

35

C

HPE 842

Physical Education and Sports for People with Visual and Hearing Disabilities

 

*

35

C

HPE 843

Physical Education and Sports for People with Intellectual Disabilities (NEW)

 

*

35

C

YEAR TWO

 

HPE 844

Thesis

 

*Clusters A: Behavioural Change Units, B: Human Performance Units, C: Adapted Physical Activity Units

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