Undergraduate Programme

B.A. (Hons) in Physical Education & Recreation Management


Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, the JUPUS applicants shall meet the general entrance requirements in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) listed below:


Subject Level
1. English Language: Level 3
2. Chinese Language: Level 3
3. Mathematics: Level 2
4. Liberal Studies: Level 2
5. Elective: Level 3 in two subjects


Higher priority will be given to applicants taking "Physical Education" subject as elective in the HKDSE and who has obtained distinction in a subject relating to Physical Education and Sport of the Applied Learning Programme if there are two applicants attain the same score in HKDSE.


Programme Description

The overall aim of the PERM is to provide students with sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge, skills, and practical experience in the discipline of physical education and recreation management. Furthermore, under the ethos of “whole person education” of the University, our students will also receive a strong liberal arts education such that they can embark on a variety of careers.


Curriculum Structure


Major 67 Units
Major Required Courses 40 units
Major Elective Courses 21 units
Honours Project 6 units
General Education 31 units
Electives 30 units
Total  128 units


Major Required Courses 46 units
Exercise Physiology 3 units
History & Philosophy of Physical Education, Sport & Recreation 3 units
Human Anatomy & Physiology 3 units
Internship - Local Placement 2 units
Internship - Overseas Placement 2 units
Motor Learning & Development 3 units
Organization & Administration in Physical Education & Recreation 3 units
Prevention & Care of Sports Injuries 3 units
Research Methods 3 units
Sport & Exercise Psychology 3 units
Test & Measurement 3 units
Theory & Practice in Sport & Recreation Management 3 units
Conditioning & Fitness 1 unit
Dance 1 unit
Gymnastics 1 unit
Outdoor Pursuits 1 unit
Swimming 1 unit
Track & Field 1 unit
Honours Projects 6 units


Major Elective Courses 21 units
Facility Management 3 units
Financial & Human Resources Management in Leisure Services 3 units
Fitness & Recreation for Selected Population 3 units
Health Fitness Evaluation & Assessment 3 units
Kinesiology 3 units
Leadership and Communication in Sport and Recreation 3 units
Marketing in Sport & Leisure Services 3 units
Nutrition & Health 3 units
Outdoor Recreation 3 units
Recreation Programming & Event Management 3 units
Principles and Practice of Exercise and Weight Management 3 units
Sociology of Sport & Recreation 3 units
Sport Media & Public Relation 3 units
Coaching Theory and Methodology 3 units
Introduction to Horticulture 3 units
Badminton 1 unit
Table-Tennis 1 unit
Tennis 1 unit
Squash 1 unit
Golf 1 unit
Taekwondo 1 unit
Tai Chi 1 unit
Basketball 1 unit
Volleyball 1 unit
Handball 1 unit
Soccer 1 unit