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FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

Institutes

The Faculty of Health Sciences has four institutes that contribute to the implementation of expertise within the University by commercialising their services.

Institute of Psychology
&
Wellbeing

Institute for Sport Science
and Development
(ISSD)

The Institute for Sport Science and Development (ISSD) is an extension of the Sport Science activities within the School for Biokinetics, Recreation and Sport Science.  The support services provided by the Institute, is based on the scope of international best practice for Sport Science.

 

South African Professional Institute
of Kinderkinetics

  • Kinderkinetics is a profession that aims to promote and optimise the neuromotoric development of young children (0-12 years), through scientifically based physical activity.

Institute
for
Biokinetics
  • The Institute for Biokinetics develops specialised exercise programmes for specific health problems.  The primary focus of the institute is on the field of exercise physiology, service delivery and research and training.