Diploma

Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

Programme Overview:

This programme is designed to cover the application of scientifc principles on three branches of science – biomechanics, physiology and interdisciplinary approaches. The sports science area largely offers expert scientifc backup for top sport training and performance, while exercise science has a central role in physical programmes aimed at improving general health. The qualifed sport and exercise scientist can expect to have a broad technical and physiological knowledge, and stands to beneft from current developments within the field offering a professional status that is recognised worldwide. This programme covers a broad, multidisciplinary study of sport and exercise science. Students will be introduced the sports concepts and practices, principles of coaching, health and wellness, and various games in sports. Students will develop knowledge and understanding of how scientifc methods can be used to examine sport and exercise activities in subjects such as anatomy and physiology, sports psychology, sport biomechanics as well as motor learning and development. Other topics include sports management, maintenance of sport facilities, sports injuries, legal and ethical issues in sports, and sports nutrition.

Intake:

May

Duration:

2 years

Campus:

KL Main Campus KPT/JPS(R/813/4/0021)08/23

Academic Progression:

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of:

Entry Requirements:

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Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Sports Science
  • Foundation of Fitness and Exercise
  • Functional Human Anatomy
  • Systemic Human Physiology
  • Sports Management
  • Basic Biomechanics
  • Principles of Coaching
  • Sport Injuries and First Aid
  • Motor Learning and Development
  • Health and Wellness
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Games I
  • Games II
  • Management and Maintenance of Sport Facilities
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Sports
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sport Sociology
  • Introductory Statistics
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Basic Economic Principles
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

English Language, English for Communication, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Public Speaking, English for IELTS, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, Co-curricular

Career Prospects:
  • Assistant Fitness Trainers
  • Assistant Instructors
  • Sport Administrators
  • Sports Maintenance Personnel
  • Junior Sales Executives
Fees & Financial Aids:

Estimated Total Fees: RM16,400 (Malaysian Student), RM28,700 (International Student)

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%. 

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 Other scholarship

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 Financial Aid

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Contact Us


FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCES (FOAS)
TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
JALAN GENTING KELANG
SETAPAK
53300 KUALA LUMPUR

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 Ext no. 3231
MOBILE PHONE: 011-1075 8544
FAX: 603-41423166
EMAIL : foas@tarc.edu.my

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