Study Sports Science / Management in New Zealand

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Sports science is the study of how the healthy human body works during exercise and how sport and physical activity promote health, physically, mentally and socially. The study of sport science incorporates many other academic studies and areas like physiology, psychology, anatomy, engineering and chemistry.

major Subjects

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Sport and Physical Education
  • Athlete coaching
  • Injury management
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Weigh Management
  • Motor Behaviour
  • Sports Statistics
  • Performance Analysis
  • Sport Psychology
  • Sports Marketing
  • Nutrition and Health Promotion
  • Enhancing Muscular performance

Employment Opportunities

  • Sports Coach
  • Strength Coach
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Sports Manager
  • Gym Trainer
  • PE Teacher
  • Fitness Trainer
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Athlete trainer
  • Sports and Fitness Nutritionist
  • Sports Physician


Annual Average Salary in New Zealand

Median NZD$ 54,000 – 65,000