Advanced Diploma in Physical Education and School Sports

 

The Advanced Diploma in Physical Education and School Sports has been designed to produce specialists in physical education and school sport who are able to provide intensive, focused and applied knowledge and skills in physical education teaching and school sport management. Successful graduates of this programme are equipped with a deep and systemic understanding of current thinking, best practice, theory and methodology in terms of learning about and through movement. They are also well trained in the development of learners’ physical fitness and skills as well as overall motor performance.

Rating: NQF 7

Duration: 2 years (part-time) or 1 year (full-time option also available)

Credits:  Minimum 132, maximum 144 

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Admission Requirements

To be accepted into the programme you must have completed cognate (equivalent) studies in physical
education and sport at NQF 6 level in your entry qualification which can be one of the following:

  • a four-year Bachelor of Education degree;
  • a general first degree or diploma plus a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or a former
    Higher Diploma in Education (postgraduate);
  • a former Advanced Certificate in Education (Level 6 on the former 8-level NQF) or a former
    Further Diploma in Education which follows a former professional teaching qualification or a former four-year Higher Diploma in Education; or
  • a new Advanced Certificate (Level 6 on the current 10-level NQF) which followed a former
    Diploma in Education (including a National Professional Diploma in Education).

 

Modules

Elective Modules:

Physical Education for Foundation and Intermediate Phase Teachers 1, and Physical Education for Foundation and Intermediate Phase Teachers 2

OR

Physical Education for Senior Phase and Further Education and Training Teachers 1, and Physical Education for Senior Phase and Further Education and Training Teachers 2

Core Modules:

  • Pedagogics in Physical Education and Sport 1
  • Pedagogics in Physical Education and Sport 2
  • Methodology in Physical Education
  • Sport Psychology in Practice
  • Sport Coaching
  • Sport and Exercise Science
  • Nutrition for Physical Education and Sport
  • Sport Management
  • Adapted Physical Education and Sport
  • Computer Practice for Teachers


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