Bachelor of Applied Sport and Exercise Science

Manukau Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Human Movement and Sports Science



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aims of the programme are: To provide a relevant educational foundation to the academic and practical study of sport, sport and exercise science, and sport performance. To provide specialised studies directly relevant to individual vocations and professions in which students intend to seek employment in the sport and fitness industry. To produce informed practitioners who can understand and apply scientific knowledge, competencies and skills in the sporting environment. To promote an holistic multi-disciplinary approach to practice and problem solving in sport. To develop a range of skills and techniques essential to the pursuit of excellence in sport.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry Requirements To gain admission to Level 5 of the Degree, applicants must meet the following entry requirements: Have a minimum of 60 credits at NCEA Level 2 across four subjects (15 credits per subject) including English and a Science subject or Physical Education. AND a minimum of 14 credits at Level 1 or higher in Mathematics or Pangarau on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF) AND a minimum of 8 credits at Level 2 or higher in English or Te Reo Maori, 4 credits of which must be in Reading and 4 credits in Writing, OR 42 credits at NCEA level 3 from the NZQA approved subject list including: a minimum of 14 credits in each of two subjects, and a further 14 credits from no more than two additional subjects or NZQA approved Domains OR Have the MIT Certificate in Applied Sport and Recreation (Level 4) or Wintec Certificate in Sport and Recreation (Level 4) or an equivalent relevant qualification OR Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements noted above will need to provide attested evidence through an interview demonstrating aptitude, ability to study at degree level and appropriate work or other discipline related experience AND Have English language competence to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English. Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 (with no score below 5.5) or equivalent AND Applicants must be prepared to sign a form for consent for disclosure if information for the NZ Police. A criminal record will not automatically exclude an applicant form entry to the programme. Person with convictions for violence for against a person will not be considered. Applicants who have English as a second language are required to have an International English Language Test Score (IELTS) (Academic) band score of 6.0 (with no score below 5.5) or equivalent. Interview Process Stud

Detailed requirements

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3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,652 $19,956
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,559 $34,678
Total $18,211 $54,633

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $45,547
Earnings range $34,014 - $52,858
In employment 66%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 1%

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701

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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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