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These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.
1. Admission to the Degree of Bachelor of Sport and Exercise requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.
2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Sport and Exercise shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 360 credits, comprising:
(a) not more than 165 credits at 100-level;
(b) at least 75 credits at 300-level;
(c) completion of one major
(d) the core courses listed in Schedule A to the Qualification;
(e) any compulsory courses listed in the Schedule to the Qualification;
(f) at least 285 credits from the courses listed in the Schedule for the Qualification, of which at least 75 credits must be at 300-level;
(g) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
3. The Degree of Bachelor of Sport and Exercise is awarded with a major.
4. Candidates may complete a major by passing at least 180 credits in a specialisation. The requirements for each major are set out in Schedule B to the Qualification.
5. Approved majors are: Exercise Prescription, Management and Coaching, Sport Development and Physical Education
6. Candidates may include a minor in the Degree of Bachelor of Sport and Exercise.
(a) A minor must include a minimum of 60 credits, including at least 45 credits above 100-level, of which at least 15 credits must be at 300-level.
(b) The minor must be in a different subject area from the major(s).
(c) Minors may be included from any undergraduate degree within the University for which recognised minors are specified.
(d) Where the minor is from another undergraduate degree the regulations of that programme for the minor will apply.
(e) No course may be credited to both a major and a minor.
7. Approved minors are: Equine, and Sport and Exercise Psychology. The requirements for each minor are set out in Schedule C to the Qualification.
8. The Academic Board may, under such conditions as it may determine and taking into account the recommendations of the examiners, admit any candidate to a supplementary privilege (normally an examination) where available in a course in which the candidate failed to gain a pass.
9. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates will apply.
10. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Diploma in Science and Technology should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.
11. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.
12. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise prior to 1 January 2019 who have completed at least 15 credits may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed for a course or courses included in the Schedule for the degree. Such students who are enrolled in either the Exercise Prescription and Training, or Physical Education major, may satisfy the credit requirements for the major in accordance with the requirements that were in place at the time of their first enrolment in a course contributing to that major, and, in the case of Exercise Prescription and Training may graduate under that title. Students completing without a major (available prior to 2019), who have completed at least 120 credits, may be exempt from the requirements of 2(c). All other students must fulfil the requirements of one major. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2022.
13. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in either the Exercise Prescription or Physical Education major prior to 1 January 2020 who have successfully completed 214.101 may substitute this for 214.131 in order to fulfil the qualification and academic requirements until 31 December 2022.
14. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Sport Development major prior to 1 January 2020 who have successfully completed 156.239 may substitute this for 234.216 in order to fulfil the qualification and academic requirements until 31 December 2022.
250.100 Health Communication 15 credits
234.361 Exercise Psychology 15 credits
234.361 Exercise Psychology 15 credits
175.101 Psychology as a Social Science 15 credits
175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits
114.330 Equity and Diversity in the Workplace 15 credits
128.300 Ergonomics/Human Factors: Work, Performance, Health and Design 15 credits
147.101 Rehabilitation Studies 15 credits
147.102 Whakapiri: Engagement in Mental Health and Addiction Work 15 credits
148.334 Sports History 15 credits
150.112 Hauora Tangata: Foundations of Māori Health 15 credits
150.202 Mauri ora: Māori Wellbeing and Vitality 15 credits
P 15 credits from 150.1xx
152.252 Project Management 15 credits
231.106 Introduction to Public Health 15 credits
Courses at 100, 200 or 300-level from the 234 course prefix series.
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Last updated on Tuesday 08 October 2019