• A training session on data collection for a sports biomecanics collaboration research project

  • Delegates at the International Symposium on “Partnership in Sports and Development for Tomorrow” -March 2020

  • Department of Physical and Health Education Staff Members

  • Empowerment and confidence building through regular workshops

  • Extra training to boost career development

  • International Research Symposium participants -June 2019

  • Learning Sports with Fun

  • Partnering with International Institutions to enhance training and research

  • Research Training Workshop Participants -June 2019


Admission Requirements Units for BEd. Physical Education & Sports

Admission Requirements

In addition to attaining the basic university admission requirements (mean grade C+ in Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or its equivalent), a candidate must have a minimum grade of C (in KCSE or its equivalent) in at least two of the following areas: biology, mathematics, physical sciences, chemistry or physics.


A mean grade of C (plain) in KCSE or its equivalent with a diploma in Physical Education or any other related field from a recognized institution.

Graduation Requirements for the Award of the Degree

A student shall have successfully completed a minimum of 63 and teaching practice in order to qualify for the award of the degree. The units include all departmental core units, school and university common units, and the electives required during the four years of study.

Units for BEd. Physical Education & Sports

s/n      Level 100

  1. EDU 110: Physical and Sports Literacy
  2. HPE 130: Foundations of Physical Education and Olympism
  3. HPE 131: Hockey, Netball, Soccer (Practical)
  4. HPE 132: Basketball, Handball, Volleyball (Practical)
  5. HPE 133: Functional Human Anatomy and Physiology
  6. HPE 134: Nutrition and Sport Performance

            Level 200

  1. HPE 231: Athletics I, Rugby and Swimming I (Practical)
  2. HPE 232: Athletics II, Martial Arts & Combat Sports and Swimming II (Practical)

            Level 300

  1. HPE 330: Outdoor Education and First Aid (Practical)
  2. HPE 331: Aerobics, Dance and Gymnastics (Practical)
  3. HPE 332: Badminton, Squash and Tennis (Practical)
  4. HPE 333: Sports Pedagogy and Management (Practical)

            Level 400

  1. HPE 430: Exercise Physiology
  2. HPE 431: Adapted Physical Activity and Sports
  3. HPE 432: Physical Fitness and Principles of Training
  4. HPE 433: Prevention and Management of Sports Injuries
  5. HPE 434: Tests and Measurements in Physical Activity
  6. HPE 435: Biomechanics in Exercise and Sports
  7. HPE 436: Motor Development and Learning

Dr. Francis Mundia Mwangi


Department of Physical Education, Exercise and Sports Science


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