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Curriculum / Timetable

Course Requirements

Students in the Graduate School of Health and Sports Science Master of Science Program must earn a minimum total of 30 credits (10 Foundation Course credits and minimum 20 Specialized Course credits) and submit a Master’s dissertation under the guidance of their faculty supervisor, after which they must pass a thesis defense and final examination. Students must also seek the guidance of their faculty supervisor before proceeding with course selection.

Minimum total of 30 credits (Breakdown)

Foundation Courses (10 credits):
Foundation Courses (6 credits) + Sportology (Professional Foundation) Courses (minimum 4 credits)

Specialized Courses (minimum 20 credits)
Minimum 20 credits including those from Professional Application Courses (minimum 4 credits), Health and Physical Education Pedagogy Courses (*elective courses in the first instance, but compulsory for students seeking to obtain a specialization license, Common Courses (minimum 2 credits), and Specialized Courses (6 credits)
Co=Compulsory
El=Elective
Le=Lecture
Pr=Practice
Ex=Experiments / Training
Course
Category
Course NameCourse
Year
CreditsClass
Format
CoElLePrEx
Foundation
Courses*1
Basic and Applied
Research Paper Seminar
1・2 2   
Introduction to
Sportology 
1・2 2   
Coaching and Sports
Organization
1・2 2   
Sportology
Courses
(Professional
Foundation
Courses) *2
Sports medicine
[Internal medicine/
Motor Systems] *
1・2  2  
Sports Physiology 1・2  2  
Sports Biomechanics 1・2  2  
Sports Nutrition 1・2  2  
Theory of Athletic
Training
1・2  2  
Sports Statistics
[Sports Statistics/
Sports Statistics
(Social Statistics)] *
1・2  2  
Sports Psychology 1・2  2  
Sports Sociology 1・2  2  
Sports as
InternationalCulture
1・2  2  
Mental Health 1・2  2  
Environmental
Health Science
1・2  2  
Health Promotion 1・2  2  
Professional
Application
Courses*3
A Coaching and Method
(Metrical Sports
[Athletics / Swimming]) *
1・2  2  
Coaching and Method
(Expressive Sports
[Gymnastics / Dance]) *
1・2  2  
Coaching and Method
(Ball Sports) 
1・2  2  
Coaching and Method
(Martial Arts)
1・2  2  
Sports Movement and
Behavior
1・2  2  
Sports Associations
Practicum
1・2  2  
Coaching Practicum 1・2  2  
Sports Facility Practicum 1・2  2  
Professional
Application
Courses*4
B Organizational
Development in Sports 
1・2  2  
Lifelong Sports: An
International Perspective
1・2  2  
Theory of Sports
Management
1・2  2  
Theory of International
Sporting Events
1・2  2  
Practicum on Sports
Administration
1・2  2  
Practicum on the
Sports Industry
1・2  2  
Practicum on the
Leisure-time Industry
1・2  2  
C The Disabled and
Special Needs
Education
1・2  2  
Theory of Sports
for the Disabled
1・2  2  
Theory of Teaching
Healthy Exercise
1・2  2  
Clinical Psychology 1・2  2  
Practicum on Health,
Welfare and Government
1・2  2  
Health Industry Practicum 1・2  2  
Health Education
Practicum
1・2  2  
Health and
Physical
Education
Pedagogy
Courses*5
Theory of Health and
Physical Education
Pedagogy
1・2  2  
Health Education 1・2  2  
Sports Pedagogy 1・2  2  
School Management 1・2  2  
Practicum on Teaching
Technique and Materials
Development 
1・2  4  
Common
Courses*6
English Special
Seminar on Health and
Sports Science
1・2  2  
Sportology Practical
English
1・2  2  
Epidemiology for Sport
and Health
1・2  2  
Sportology Lecture Series 1・2  2  
Practicum on Health and
Sports Science
1・2  2  
International Exchange
Practicum
1・2  2  
Specialized
Courses*7
Research Methods on
Health and Sports
Science(Theory) 
1・2 4   
Research Methods on
Health and Sports
Science(Practice) 
1・2 2   
Application
*1 6 Credits (Compulsory)
*2 Selections should include a minimum of 4 credits from among those in the Sportology Course Categories.
*3 Selections should include 4 credits from any one of the Professional Application Course Categories (A, B, or C)
*4 Selections should include 4 credits from any one of the Professional Application Course Categories (A, B, or C)
*5 Elective Courses (N.B. These are compulsory for students planning to seek to obtain a specialization license)
*6 Selections should include a minimum of 2 credits from the Common Course Category.
*7 6 credits (compulsory)
* Students will enroll in either one of the courses listed in square brackets (credits will be awarded for enrolled course only).

Note that students are required to meet with their respective faculty supervisors when enrolling for courses.
Please refer here for a detailed timetable.

2019 Time Table