Bachelor of Applied Sport and Exercise Science

Manukau Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Human Movement and Sports Science

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Entry requirements

Applicants must meet the following criteria for admission into the programme:
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 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
Students who have attained the age of 20 years and do not hold the minimum entry requirements for the programme will be eligible to be enrolled as a student where their previous educational, work or life experience indicates they have a reasonable likelihood of success.
AND
Applicants must be prepared to sign a form for consent for disclosure of information for the NZ Police. A safety check will be completed to ensure you meet all the requirements as set out in Section 31 of the Vulnerable Children Act. A criminal record will not automatically exclude an applicant form entry to the programme. Applicants with convictions for violence against a person will not be considered.
Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements noted above can apply for the pre-degree programme.

English Language entry requirements 8.1.3
Applicants must have sufficient competence in the English language to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English.
Any applicant whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of their English language competency as follows:
Applicants must have sufficient competence in the English language to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English.
This will be demonstrated by meeting the current NZQA requirements. For the minimum English language requirements refer to the following website http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/our-role/legislation/nzqa-rules/nzqf-related-rules/programme-approval-and-accreditation/app-2/the-table/ and http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/our-role/legislation/nzqa-rules/nzqf-related-rules/programme-approval-and-accreditation/8/18/

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Health at this level can earn:

$34,000

Median earnings one year after study

$40,000

Median earnings two years after study

$52,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

61%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Foundation Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$2,000

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Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Bachelor with Honours Awards

Provided by:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust - Manager

Website:

http://www.kateedgertrust.org.nz/

Value:

$8,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701
Email: bob.laycock@manukau.ac.nz
Web: http://www.manukau.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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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