Bachelor of Science in Sports and Fitness KPT/JPS(PA 10563)05/26

Students who complete the program Bachelor of Science in Sports and Fitness will be able to effectively respond to the needs of fitness enthusiasts, the community, and athletes, as well as be competent to handle all problems related to the specialty of Exercise Science and Sports Science, as well as recent advances in the field. The student will also gain knowledge of how to instruct fitness client and athletes, as well as how to incorporate science of exercise and sports into fitness consultations, exercise programming, and strength and conditioning. With this program the students will be prepared for careers in physical activity and fitness settings, as well as graduate study in sports science and allied health.

The program of Bachelor of Science (Sports and Fitness) will produce fitness trainer who are:

• Knowledgeable and skillful practically in the field of sports and fitness to provide idea about the physiological basis for exercise and physical activity in direct application to physical fitness and athletic conditioning for progressing theory and practice.
• Professional in sports and fitness industry with proper thinking and communication skills to keep coordinated coherently with the modern society by inculcating scientific values in the field.
• Capable of maintaining teamwork effectively and with responsibility and provide professional solution to the concerns related to health and fitness, sports performances, and disease prevention to address moral and ethical issues.
• Able to build proficient lifelong learning skills in the field of sports and fitness globally for personal development along with information management techniques.
• Proficient entrepreneurs in the field of sports and fitness by providing relevant concepts with leadership skills to understand the management and controlling of the enterprise.

The graduates in this field could, work in the areas of sports performance, sports management and sports development, health care, teaching, and the health and fitness industry. They will also be able to work alongside other staff such as sports coaches and sports therapists to assess individuals and teams and help to improve their performance. Sport and fitness students will be able to use their knowledge in scientific areas such as physiology, biomechanics, and psychology to help clients to improve their sporting performance and general health at national and international level. Following is some of the career options available after completing a Bachelor of Science in Sports and Fitness:

• Sports management
• Personal training
• Professional coaching
• Sports nutrition
• Sports psychology

Full Time : 36 Months
Part Time : 60 Months

Sl.No. MQA Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 BSF 1113 Fundamentals of Biomechanics 3
2 BMU 153 English 3
3 BSF 1123 Fundamentals of Anatomy 3
4 BTC 243 Introduction to Computer 3
Elective (Choose any one module from the following):
5 MPU 3113 Islamic Civilization and Asian Civilization 3
6 MPU 3163 Malay Communication 3
Elective (Choose any one module from the following):
7 MPU 3123 Ethnic Relations 3
8 MPU 3173 Malaysian Studies 3
9 BSF 1213 Introduction to Sport Psychology 3
10 BSF1223 Introduction to Motor Learning & Skill Acquisition 3
11 BSF 1233 Sports Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle 3
12 BSF 1243 General Physiology 3
13 MPU 3232 Leadership Skills and Human Relations 3
14 BSF 1253 Principles of Coaching 3
15 BSF 1313 Exercise Physiology 3
16 BSF 1323 Sports Communication 3
17 BSF 1333 Event management (Practical) 3
18 BSF 2413 Nutrition for Health, Sport and Fitness 3
19 MPU 3342 Government and Public Policy Malaysia 2
20 BSF 2423 Sport and Fitness Management 4
21 BSF 2433 Physiological Testing and Training 3
22 BSF 2453 Sports Industry 3
23 BSF 2513 Foundation in Exercise Science 3
24 BSF 2523 Sports Entrepreneurship 3
25 BSF 2533 Biochemistry of Exercise and Sports 3
26 BSF 2543 Biomechanics of Sports and Fitness 3
27 BSF 2553 Clinical Exercise, First Aid and Sports Injury 3
28 BSF 2563 Applied Sport and Fitness Psychology 3
29 BSF 2613 Research Methodology 3
30 BSF 2623 Contemporary Issues in Sports 3
31 MPU 3452 Community Service 2
32 BSF 3713 Ethics in Sports 3
33 BBA 1213 Human Resource Management 3
34 BSF 3723 Issue in Fitness Industry 3
35 BSF 3733 Performance Analysis 3
36 BSF 3743 Evidence Based Practice in Exercise Science 3
37 BSF 3813 Strength and Conditioning 3
38 BSF 3823 Sports and Fitness Activities in Outdoor Sports 3
39 BSF 3839 Professional Practice Development 9
40 BSF 3918 Industrial Training 8

Intake :

  1. January
  2. May
  3. September

Entry Requirements :

  1. Passed Certificate of Higher Education Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent with a minimum grade of C, Rated Grades (CGPA) of 2.0 in two subjects, or
  2. Pass A-Level or equivalent with a minimum grade point average of 2.00 in in two subjects, or
  3. Foundation in Science or equivalent examination with at least a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.00.
  4. Passed a Diploma (Level 4, Malaysian Qualifications Framework, (MOH)) in Sports and Fitness, Physiotherapy, Medical Assistant, Nursing, or a recognized related field or equivalent with at least a minimum CGPA of 2.0; and 2 years of experience in a related field

Duration : 36 Months.

University : Lincoln University College

Level : Bachelor