SSCI409

Advanced Adventure Sport Science

30 points

Not offered 2020

For further information see School of Health Sciences

Description

There is world-wide interest in adventure sports such as rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing and New Zealand is renowned as an adventure destination. Accordingly, there is an increasing emphasis of sport science within adventure sports in order to more deeply understand and take account of the demands of the activities and the environments within which they take place. This course is focused on the science of adventure sports within the Aotearoa New Zealand context.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of School