Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc)

 

BHSc in Biokinetics

4 years full time

Minimum requirements APS = 26

Maths level 3 of Maths Literacy level 4

Life sciences OR Physical sciences = level 4

 

The first two years of the degree is generic for all the students. At the end of their second year they choose between Sport Science and Kinderkinetics in which they will specialize in year three and four together with Biokinetics.  This degree enable students to demonstrate critical and creative thinking in the use of science, research and technology with relevant theoretical knowledge (models, theories, etc.) to demonstrate skills and values as entrepreneurs or employees in the field of Biokinetics, Sport Science and Kinderkinetics by means of integrated projects (case studies, scenarios –problem solving) and added capabilities in community involvement.

 

BHSc in Sport coaching and HMS

3 years full time

The minimum NSC APS score for a student wishing to be admitted to the BHSc is 24

Language requirement:  NSC with either 1st or 2nd additional language at least level 4 (50-59%)

Human Movement Sciences entails the science of the human body in movement in relation to physical activity, sport, motor development and physical rehabilitation. The qualification serves for the training and education of exercise trainers, fitness trainers or sports organisers. This qualification further creates the basis for a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).

Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc), Recreation

 

3 years full time

The minimum NSC APS score for a student wishing to be admitted to the BHSc is 24

Language requirement:  NSC with either 1st or 2nd additional language at least level 4 (50-59%)

 

Specifically, the BHSc with internal programme Recreation and Psychology, aims to:

Enable students to demonstrate critical and creative thinking in the use of science, research and technology with relevant theoretical knowledge (models, theories, etc.) to demonstrate skills and values as entrepreneurs or employees in the field of recreation therapy by means of integrated projects (case studies, scenarios –problem solving) and added capabilities in community involvement.

 

Specifically, the BHSc with internal programme Recreation and Tourism, aims to:

Enable students to demonstrate critical and creative thinking in the use of science, research and technology with relevant theoretical knowledge (models, theories, etc.) to demonstrate skills and values as entrepreneurs or employees in the field of recreation tourism by means of integrated projects (case studies, scenarios –problem solving) and added capabilities in community involvement.

 

Specifically, the BHSc with internal programme Sport and Recreation Adiminstration, aims to:

Enable students to demonstrate critical and creative thinking in the use of science, research and technology with relevant theoretical knowledge (models, theories, etc.) to demonstrate skills and values as entrepreneurs or employees in the field of recreation and sport by means of integrated projects (case studies, scenarios –problem solving) and added capabilities in community involvement.

 

Diploma in Coaching Science

2 years full time

APS 16

At the Potch Campus the diploma is presented in athletics and rugby, and at the Mafikeng Campus in soccer. The diploma is focused on coaching as well as sport management. The diploma enables students to demonstrate skills and theoretical knowledge in coaching by means of practical sessions, integrated projects (case studies, scenarios –problem solving) and added capabilities in community involvement. After completion of the diploma, students can apply to continue to do the degree Bachelor of Health Sciences with sport coaching and human movement sciences. Students must achieve an average of 60% for each year to continue with the degree.