Otago Polytechnic

Postgraduate

 

 

Are you passionate about sport, exercise and health? Do you want to work with elite athletes? Do you want to upskill and differentiate yourself in your field? Study any of three specialised disciplines:

Performance Analysis

Work with players and coaches to analyse performance and identify ways to improve it.

 

Physical Conditioning

Apply thinking from sports science and sports medicine to support athletes and establish optimal training schedules.

 

Exercise
and Health

Help others develop their health and wellbeing, and extend your understanding of the challenges people face in the community.

 

PROGRAMMES

Master of Applied Science

  • Dunedin
  • 18 months full-time
  • Level 9
  • Starts February
  • Apply until start date

Master theoretical and procedural subject matter through a body of scholarly applied work and prepare for an academic career or a lead sport or exercise management role. This programme has specialties in Performance Analysis, Physical Conditioning or Exercise and Health.

Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Science

  • Dunedin
  • 6 months full-time
  • Level 8
  • Starts February
  • Apply until start date

This qualification will help you extend and deepen your knowledge and understanding of the underpinning base theories and procedures that are relevant to the practice environment. This programme has specialties in Performance Analysis, Physical Conditioning or Exercise and Health.

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science

  • Dunedin
  • 1 year full-time
  • Level 8
  • Starts February
  • Apply until start date

The qualification will help you extend and deepen your knowledge of the underpinning base theories and procedures used in the practice environment, in a wider and more encompassing scope than a postgraduate certificate. This programme has specialties in Performance Analysis, Physical Conditioning or Exercise and Health.

WHY STUDY WITH US?

 

 

We tailor the opportunities to suit you.

  • Internships – we’ll help find the right industry internship for you. You’ll get practical experience and the chance to build relationships and networks in professional sports.
  • Flexible learning* – you can study full-time, part-time or by distance to fit study around your other commitments.
  • Travel opportunities – attend conferences
  • Work opportunities – the possibility of paid work while you study.  

Want to discuss your career and study plans? Talk to our postgraduate staff.

*Distance students are expected to attend three 1-week block intensives a year at our Dunedin Campus.

TALK TO US

 

 

Contact us to discuss your study and career plans.