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Faculty Website: Faculty of Health Sciences
Department: Department of Sport and Movement Studies
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Master of Philosophy in Sport Science
Programme Code: M9S06Q
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
Through the master’s dissertation in which the qualification finally culminates, a qualifying student would show evidence of independent and original scientific work. The dissertation would constitute a decided contribution to knowledge of and insight into the subject discipline as well as the field of research. Qualifying students would also display competence in the application of related research methodology, and the proper written and/or oral communication of the research process and findings. The student should be able to reflect on his/her research decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of the sport science industry.
Access will be provided to the student who is in possession of an Honours qualification in Sport Science (with an average pass mark of at least 65%) according to the Faculty Rules and Regulations.