Master of Science in Physical Education & Sport

University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech)

Program Description

Master of Science in Physical Education & Sport

University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech)

Master of Science in Physical Education & Sport

Programme Code: PMSPHESFTF1

Entry Requirements

Admission requirements include the following criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in physical education or kinesiology or their equivalent, with a grade point average (GPA) of 2.7 from a recognized accredited institution. Applicants who do not hold a degree in physical education or kinesiology may be required to successfully complete certain undergraduate prerequisite courses prior to admission.
  • A professional resume (All experiences in the field of Physical Education and Sport)
  • A written personal statement describing career goals and rationale for enrolling in the M.Sc. programme (limit 500 words)
  • A completed Application for Admission sent to M.Sc./Physical Education and Sport. Applications will be available at the College Admissions office, at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sports webpage.

Detailed Programme Structure

YEAR 1 (Semester 1, Summer 1)

  • Foundations of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Psychosocial Dimensions of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Research Methods 3
  • Applied Statistics 3

(Semester 2, Fall)

  • Organization and Management of Physical Education and Sport 3
  • Special Problems in Physical Education and Sport (A) 3
  • Readings in Physical Education and Sport (A) 3

(Semester 3, Spring)

  • Principles of Coaching/ Methods of Pedagogy/Advanced Sports Management 3
  • Sports and Exercise Science 3

(Semester 4, Summer 2)

  • Advanced Sports and Exercise Psychology 3
  • Practicum and Research in Sport (A) 6
  • Graduate Capstone Seminar 1

TOTAL: 37 Credits

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 12, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2019
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4 semesters
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Jamaica - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish
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Jamaica - Montego Bay, St. James Parish
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Sept. 2019
Jamaica - Kingston, St. Andrew Parish
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Jamaica - Montego Bay, St. James Parish
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