Master Degree in Sports Social Science

Offered by Beijing Sports University, in collaboration with Macao Polytechnic Institute

 

Programme Outline

Sports Social Science, which is the basic element of modern sports science, is a science studying sport phenomenon in the aspect of humanities (including Education, Sociology, Management, History, etc). This subject not only involves the philosophy or values, but also emphasizes its application and its comprehensiveness. It studies issues in the practical fields of sport education, sport management, social sport, Olympic games, etc, provides a theoretical basis for sport strategies, and gives concrete guidelines for implementations of different sport duties.

 

Mode of Study
Part-time
Normal Duration of Study
3 years

 

Study Plan:

Course
Type
Credits
English
Obligatory
8
Specialization of Sports Social Science
Obligatory
8
Sport Management
Obligatory
2
Introduction of Sport
Obligatory
2
Thesis
Obligatory
- -
Athletics Coaching Theories
Elective
2
Exercise Physiology Theories
Elective
2
Sport Biochemistry Theories
Elective
2
Sport Biomechanics Theories
Elective
2
Sport Education
Elective
2
Sport Psychology Theories
Elective
2
Modern Education Theories and Methods
Elective
2
Sport Statistics Theories
Elective
2
Sport Measurement and Evaluation
Elective
1
Sport Races Theories
Elective
1
Sport Research Methods
Elective
1
Medical Supervision of Sport
Elective
1

 

Remark:
A minimum of 36 credits is required for the completion of the Programme.

 

Award of Degree

On successful completion of the programme and compliance with all relevant requirements, the candidate will be awarded Master Degree by Beijing Sports University.

 

Note:
The commencement of this Programme has been approved by the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture of Macao SAR in 2005 (Despacho do Secretario para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura n.o 127/2005).