Master of Sport Science

MSS

  • Sport Science

Duration

12–18 months full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees Estimate

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Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

12–18 months full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees Estimate

See tuition fees for details

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

For students with an interest in pursuing a career in the sport field, this coursework-based Master’s degree allows students to specialise or broaden their expertise.

Courses will draw on sport science research, as well as experts in the field from within and outside UC, to provide students with historically and culturally grounded knowledge and skills. Students will have flexibility to choose courses in biomechanics, exercise physiology, sport psychology, sport nutrition, strength and conditioning, and performance analysis.

This one-year Master’s degree could lead to a career in high performance sport, or allow established professionals to upskill and update their sport science knowledge.

Contact us

Please contact the Programme Coordinator for more information on how to enrol in an SSCI course.

See more information about our Sport Science programmes.

For full requirements, see the Regulations for the Master of Sport Science.

For study planning help, contact our Student Advisor team.

For more information on facilities, resources, and staff, see Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development.

For more general information, email info@canterbury.ac.nz or freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748).