DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY IN SPORTS SCIENCES & PHYSICAL EDUCATION

University of Lahore

Doctor of Philosophy in

Sports Sciences & Physical Education

Department of Sports Sciences under Faculty of Allied Health Sciences at The University of Lahore is one of the few platforms in the whole country that is offering PhD in Sports Sciences and Physical Education. The objectives of this program are,
• The program will train the students to understand and master advance research and analysis skills.
• The program will introduce the students to the advance statistical analyses and inferences to strengthen the physiological basis for exercise and physical activity in direct application to physical fitness and athletic conditioning.
• The program will facilitate the students to learn contemporary fitness testing and prescribe & administer exercise programs.
• The program will familiarize the students to the modern concepts of health and wellness programs while applying advance measurement and evaluation techniques for designing, implementing, and evaluating a project.
• The program will enable the students to analyze the social settings, propose and execute an event management strategy and turn it into a lucrative business opportunity.
• The program would provide an opportunity to the student to critically asses physical activity (including sports) using a biomechanical, psychological, sociological, pedagogical or physiological approach

Degree

Requirement

18 Years of Education in relevant field, M.Sc. (Hons.)/MS/M.Phil in Sports Sciences & Physical Education with at least CGPA 3.0 out of 4.0 and at least 1st division in annual system will be required.
Selection will be according to UOL and HEC rules and regulations
1. Secure valid score (60%) in written test; NTS GAT Subject (Physical Education) / UOL Scholastic Aptitude Test
2. Pass the interview by the PhD Admissions Committee of Faculty of Allied Health Sciences.

Courses Offered

 The program consists 18 credit hours of course work as mentioned below. It is to be noted that these courses would be taught over the period of 01 year/02 semesters.

 

Note:-              

·         There will be 02 Semesters of Course Work

·         Three (03) Credit Hours for each course.

·         (06) Six Courses to be offered, (03) three in each semester.

 

1st Semester

Course

No.

Subject

Credit Hours

PEHSS-900

Research Methodology and Application of Statistics

03

PEHSS-902

Test, Measurement & Evaluation in sports (Advance)

03

--

Optional Course

03

Total Credit Hours

09

 

2nd Semester

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

PEHSS-908

Curriculum Design and its Application

03

PEHSS-910

Studies of Health Education (Advance)

03

--

Optional Course

03

Total Credit Hours

09

 

(Optional Courses – 1st semester)

One course to be offered from the followings:

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

PEHSS-904

Sports Psychology (Advance)

03

PEHSS-906

Science of Sports Training

03

 

 





(Optional Courses – 2nd semester)

One course to be offered from the followings:

 

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

PEHSS-912

Cognitive factors in motor skill acquisition

03

PEHSS-914

Mechanical Principles involved in sports

03

 

Semester - 03

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

--

Synopsis/Dissertation

7

 

Semester - 04

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

--

Dissertation

7

 

Semester - 05

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

--

Dissertation

8

 

Semester - 06

Course No.

Subject

Credit Hours

--

Dissertation

8

 

Offered at Campuses
Fact File

3 Years
Weekend, 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (Saturday and Sunday)

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