Master of Science (Human Performance Science)
Waikato Institute of Technology Ltd
Human Movement and Sports Science
Total student fees
over 1.5 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will be leading Human Performance Science practitioners, capable of working interprofessionally to deliver research-based solutions that strengthen communities in New Zealand and Internationally. The Master of Science (Human Performance Science) is designed for those who wish to extend their undergraduate degree with highly specialised knowledge in sport and exercise science, clinical exercise physiology, rehabilitation and movement related professions. It is most suited to those who wish to continue to a doctoral programme or into higher level positions in the workforce.
Key Information for Students
The purpose of the Master of Science (Human Performance Science) is to provide individuals with the opportunity to extend their knowledge and skills in the specialist area of Human Performance Science. Applicants are required to have gained: A Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science with a minimum B grade (65%) in the third year; or A corresponding NZ Bachelor degree with a minimum B grade (65%) in the third year; or A Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science with a minimum B grade average; or A corresponding NZ Postgraduate Diploma with a minimum B grade average; or Equivalent. Candidates must complete their application for selection at least two months prior to the commencement of the programme. Applications received after this point will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|In further study||53%|
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
New Zealand Institute of Sport Scholarships
New Zealand Institute of Sport
The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office
For: Assistance with study
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Where does this information come from?
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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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