Exercise & Wellness Centre

Contact:
T: +27 51 401 3361

Biokineticist Services

Body IQ & Medbenefit Corporate Health Program

Franchise holder of the Body IQ and Medbenefit corporate Health/Executive Fitness program.

Preventative Medicine

  • The maintenance of health and achievement of optimal quality of life.
  • PREVENTION of risk factors by means of awareness programs and physical activity.
  • EDUCATION towards healthier lifestyles after lifestyle analysis.
  • ABSENCE of disease
    • Medical cost
    • Absenteeism
    • Hospitalisation
    • Productivity
    • Energy levels
  • TOTAL HEALTH
Final Phase Rehabilitation

The phase where physical activity is the primary therapeutic modality in the rehabilitation process.

Rehabilitation of:

  • Sport injuries
  • Cardiac diseases
  • Diabetics
  • Rheumatological disease
  • Hyperlipedaemia
  • Osteoporoses
  • Morale
  • Self image
  • Energy levels
Quality of Life

Sport Sciences

Provide professional scientific support services for the development and enhancement of sport.

Services

  • Sport physiological evaluation of performance and potential
  • Talent identification in sport
  • Biomechanical assessment
  • Scientific fitness assessment
  • Specialised exercise program prescription
  • Sport nutrition
  • Sport anthropometry
Kinderkinetic Services

Contact: Monique de Milander
T: +27 51 401 9342

Kinderkinetics is the profession that uses individually prescribed gross and fine motor skills in a developmental and remediation programme to address the special needs and enhancement of movement abilities of children with motor development/learning problems. It is a service delivery system that includes assessment, prescriptive, and developmental programme instruction.


Specialisation in:

  • Providing pre-school and primary school children with a broad range of movement experiences to allow the child to discover the activities that are best suited to their abilities.
  • Providing a programme of therapeutic exercises, adapted movement activities and sensory integration stimulation.
  • Providing children with a diversified programme of developmental activities, suited to the interests, capabilities, and limitation of children with special needs.

 


FACULTY CONTACT

Central Information Office
T: +27 51 401 3739
F: +27 86 579 5154

E: StudentAdminFHS@ufs.ac.za

Student Administration
Faculty Administration

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