Faculty of Physical Education
 Brief Introduction
   As the first faculty of Chengdu Sport University, the faculty of Physical Education was founded in 1954 and has developed rapidly since then. Now there are around 150 full-time teachers in the faculty, more than 2000 undergraduates and almost 100 postgraduates who major in Physical Education or Social Sports are studying there. In recent years, the teaching staff have undertaken and accomplished more than 40 provincial and ministerial research projects. Among them 21 projects have been granted prizes, such as the Science & Technology Progress Prize, Philosophy & Social Science Prize, Teaching Research Prize and so on; some applied achievements in scientific research are national patents; 10 books are published; and other applied achievements, such as the group callisthetics play. The Sun of New Century on the opening ceremony of the 6th National University Athletic Meeting and the creation of Teacher's Sanitarian, all gain great social benefits. In 1999, the students won the champion in the first national basic skills contest for Physical Education students and also gained the ^Xin Miao Sports Scholarship ̄ offered by the Ministry of Education. They also won 8 gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze medals in other national competition.
  Department   Physical Education

  This Department, founded in 1942, is the earliest one offered by the university.

   Objectives: To foster professionals who can completely master the basic theory, knowledge and skills of P.E., school P. E teaching, extracurricular sports activities training and competition rules. They will specialize in school teaching, scientific research and sports management.

      Key Subjects: Pedagogy, P.E. Science

   Main Courses: Pedagogy, Anatomy, Physiology, Sports Hygiene Science, Athletics Psychology, Sports Theory, School P.E track & field, Gymnastics, Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Ping-Pong, Wushu and Swimming.

     Degrees: 4 years for undergraduate course

                         BA in Pedagogy

       
   Other Courses: Sports Management, Sports Hygiene, and Sports Tourism  Teaching Staff: There are more than 60 professors and associate professors, 2 international-level judges, 26 national-level judges in the Department. 5 are members of the National Sports Association and Judge Committee; more than 10 have taken on important positions in academic institutions of all levels and the other 10 have taken on leading posts in the central or local judge committees. Also, international judges and experts have been sent abroad on more than 30 occasions. In recent years, the teaching staff have undertaken and accomplished more than 35 provincial and ministerial research projects. Among them 16 projects have been granted prizes such as the Science &Technology Progress Prize, Philosophy &Social Science Prize, Teaching Research Prize; some applied achievements in scientific research are national patents.

  Social Sports
  
The Department was set up and started as a three-year special training course in 1996. In 1999, it began to enroll four-year students on the more comprehensive training programme.

  Objectives: To train professionals who will master the basic theory, knowledge and skills of social sports as well as the ability to research and practice; who can undertake the guidance, development and management of public sports activities and of P.E.

  Key Subjects: Sports Science, Sociology, Commonality Management

  Main Courses: Science of Social Sports, Theory of National Fitness, P.E. Management, Social Physiology, P.E. Research Methods, Organizing & arrangement of sports matches, Anatomy, Physiology, Gymnastics, Sports Dancing, Basketball, Badminton, Ping-Pong, Tennis, Chess, Sports games, Wushu, Swimming & Sports Drawing.

  Degrees: 4 years for undergraduate course
       BA in Pedagogy
  Other Courses: Sports management, School P.E.

  Teaching Staff: The teaching staff have undertaken and accomplished more than 10 provincial and ministerial research projects and national social science fund. Among them 5 projects have been granted prizes such as Science &Technology Progress Prize, Philosophy &Social Science Prize, Teaching Research Prize; some applied achievements in scientific research are national patents There are 23 professors and associate professors, 28 lecturers in the Department. 12 among them are national-class social sports advisors who are also the high-level coaches of the social sports training programme sponsored by National Sports Association.

   Contact at: 86/28/85090525
   E-mail:cc_cdsu_ped@sina.com