UC SPARK - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

School of Sport & Physical Education


The School of Sport & Physical Education (SSPE) is focussed on contributing positively to the enhancement of society through the development of people. We do this by encouraging people to excel in scholarship, research and professional practice in education contexts.

The research interests of the department include:
- Physical Education and Sports in Schools
- Sports Coaching and Leadership
- Health Education
- Olympic Studies
- Outdoor Education


Research Groups


Subject Area: Disciplines