We cultivate talented individuals who, having an understanding of human health, can take the role of health support specialists, and treat the body and mind as one.
We offer specialized education in various academic fields to achieve the scientific study of sports and health on a global standard through our innovative interdisciplinary methodology.
|1.||Training specialists in supporting health and sports activities|
The training of specialists who are equipped with the knowledge and skills in sports and health that can be applied to enhance life-long health and prevent life-style related illness.
|2.||Varied and fully developed practice, training, and tactical exercises|
Education and training for obtaining a license to teach health and physical education, clinical training in nursing and practical care, training to obtain the license to teach nursing, training in facilities used to promote health in order to obtain the entrance qualification to take the health exercise instructor examination, and internship in industries, social welfare facilities, local public organizations, outdoor training facilities, and so on.
|3.||Multi-faceted research for a better understanding of man and society|
We offer courses in social welfare and psychology to understand the relation between man and society, between human behavior and human psychology.
|4.||Specialized practical skill courses|
|We offer every type of practical skills course, such as practical skills in marine sports which make good use of the advantages Okinawa provides (wind surfing, scuba-diving, etc.); traditions characteristic of Okinawa (karate, classical martial arts, classical Ryukyu dance, etc.); winter sports pursued outside the prefecture (skiing, snow-boarding); as well as other practical skills involving our training room and indoor heated swimming pool.|
Introduction to Sports and Health
Physiology of Motion and Sports Physiology
Principles of Physical
Teacher Training Practicum
Public Health and Hygiene
Introduction to Social Welfare
Welfare for the Elderly
Disability and Social Welfare
Social Work Theory and Practice
Introduction to Wellness
Exercise Program for Health
Introduction to Medical Service
Exercise Stress Testing
Track and Field
Measurement and Evaluation of Health and Physical Fitness
Health Industry Facilities On-site Practicum
Laboratory Experiments in Kinesiology
Sports Injury and Prevention
Bachelor of Arts (Sports and Health)