Sport (Applied)

Understanding of structural anatomy, physiology, nutrition and sports psychology and their application in a sport and exercise setting.

Programmes

  • Certificate in Sport and Health Massage (Level 4)

    • Code: HB3872
    • Intakes: Semester 2
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 66
    • Duration: 1 semester

    This is a full-time, 17 week programme which offers you the opportunity to complete stimulating training, leading towards a qualification as a massage therapist.

  • Diploma in Applied Sport and Exercise Leadership (Sport Management and Coaching)

    • Code: WR3080
    • Intakes: Semester 1
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 120
    • Duration: 1 year

    Graduates in this programme will demonstrate a range of outcomes relevant to sports management and coaching. They will:

    • demonstrate an understanding of structural anatomy, physiology, nutrition and sports psychology and...

    • New Zealand Certificate in Exercise (Level 4)

      • Code: NZ3563
      • Intakes: February
      • Level: 4
      • Credits: 60
      • Duration: 1 semester

      Course content

      • Anatomy
      • Physiology
      • Exercise analysis
      • Energy systems
      • Retention
      • Goal setting
      • Client pre-screen
      • Professionalism
      • Principles of training
      • Fitness testing
      • Exercise prescription
      • Nutrition
      • Health models
      • First aid
      • Business
      • Marketing
      ...

    • New Zealand Certificate in Freestyle Group Exercise (Level 4) (pending approval)

      • Code: NZ3565
      • Intakes: February
      • Level: 4
      • Credits: 60
      • Duration: 1 semester

      Content covered during this course:

      • Choreography
      • Programme delivery
      • Group exercise classes
      • Exercise abilities
      • Health and wellbeing
      • Culturally appropriate values
      • Processes and protocols
      • Participant exercise needs
      • Movement patterns
      • Anatomy
      • Physiology
      • Business skills
      • Exercise products and services
      • Development and maintainenance of a client base
      • Professionalism
      ...

    • Therapeutic and Sports Massage (Level 5)

      • Code: NZ2740
      • Intakes: February
      • Level: 5
      • Credits: 120
      • Duration: 1 year

      This brand new one year diploma is a practical introduction to wellness and relaxation massage.

      You’ll get plenty of hands-on experience in massage as well as developing knowledge in human function,...

    Courses

    Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017