Physical Education & Sport Sciences

INTRODUCTION

The programme in Physical Education & Sport Sciences is an essential need of Pakistan in the current socio-political scenario. The crumbling social and moral fabric of the country is direly in need of the culture of peace and harmony. The aggression and violence riddled society may find some relief in sports and physical activity. The program will indirectly contribute to the promotion of tolerance and mutual co-existence in the society.

The department provides students with knowledge, skills and behaviors to enable them to achieve a degree of autonomy in developing and maintaining their physical, mental, social and emotional health. This domain focuses on the importance of a healthy lifestyle and physical activity in the lives of individuals and groups in our society. This domain is unique in having the potential to impact on the physical, social, emotional and mental health of the students. It promotes the potential for lifelong participation in physical activity through the development of motor skills and movement competence, health-related physical fitness and sport education. Engaging in physical activity, games, sport and outdoor recreation contributes to a sense of community and social connectedness. These are vital components of improved wellbeing.

Aims & Objects

  • The program in Physical Education & Sport Sciences is designed to produce the graduates having a sound knowledge of the theoretical and practical subject matter;
  • Along with the knowledge of the subject they would also have a broader view of other disciplines of social as well as physical sciences. It will enable the students to interact with other branches of knowledge and strengthen their understanding of the society;
  • The graduates are to be empowered to establish and develop a viable and forceful line between theory / concept/ practice in the field of Health and Physical Education;
  • The collective efforts behind this course are to create cohesiveness among the institutions and personnel of the sports and physical education. The similarity among the outlines has been developed to inter-relate the discipline in the global perspective thus creating an environment of healthy competition and equal opportunities for all at national and international levels;
  • The programme in Physical Education & Sport Sciences is directly associated with wealth, fame and glamour. It aims at producing national heroes and outstanding models of the silver screen.

Facilities

The Department holds following sophisticated labs with state-of-the-art equipment:

Workshop and Drawing Hall

Courses

Semester– I

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

PE-5101 Sports Management

3

PE-5102 Sports Nutrition

3

PE-5103 Computer Application in Sports

1

PE-5104 Theory of Games

3

PE-5105 Talent Development in Sports

3

PE-5101P Practical Games (Football & Badminton)

1

PE-5102P Practical Athletics (Sprints & Shot put)

1

PE-5103P Practical Educational Gymnastics

1

Semester– II

PE-5201 Methods of Research in Sports

3

PE-5202 Methodology of Scientific Coaching

3

PE-5203 Science of Track & Field

3

PE-5204 Human Anatomy

3

PE-5205 Planning Sports Facilities

3

PE-5201P Practical Games (Volleyball, Table Tennis)

1

PE-5202P Practical Athletics (Long Jump, Triple Jump Discus)

1

PE-5203P Practical Swimming (Free style & Back stoke)

1

Semester– III
PE-6101 Physical Education for Special Population 3
PE-6102 Sports Bio-Mechanics 3
PE-6103 Exercise Physiology 3
PE-6104 Sport Psychology 3
PE-6101P Practical Games (Basketball, Cricket) 1
PE-6102P Practical Athletics (High jump + Javelin Throw) 1
PE-6103P Practical  Gymnastics 1
Semester– IV
PE-6201 Role of Media in Sports 3
PE-6202 Trauma & Rehabilitation 3
PE-6203 Measurement and Evaluation in Sports 3
PE-6204 Leadership in Sports 3
PE-6201P Practical Games (Hockey, Tennis) 1
PE-6202P Practical Athletics (Relay, Hurdles) 1
PE-6203P Practical Small Area Games 1
PE-6299 Thesis/Research Work

6

Faculty

Mr. Muhammad Waseem Akhtar
MSc (PU)

Designation:
Director Sports

Dr. Muhammad Azam

Designation:

In-charge Physical Education Program Assistant Professor

Mr Muhammad Atif Shafiq

MSc (PU)

Designation:
Lecturer

Mr. Hafiz Muhammad Umer Sardar
Msc (GCU) Gold Medalist

Designation:
Lecturer

Ms. Rida Hamid Butt
BS Hons. (PU) Gold Medalist

Designation:
Lecturer

Mr. Altamash Faheem

Designation:
Visiting Lecture