Minister - Speech - Sports Post-Graduate Development Programme (PDP) - 29 November 2012

We are gathered here this morning to officially launch the sports SPORT RESEARCH PROGRAMME. The programme has three key pillars, namely 1. Applied Research programme (focusing on knowledge generation and to be implemented in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology and its agencies including the National Research Foundation in lieu of long term policy development); 2. Action Research programme (focusing on researching contemporary matters affecting sport in lieu of providing solutions and evaluating the current policies and programmes of sport); 3. Post-Graduate Development Programme (PDP). The PDP is a partnership between Sport & Recreation South Africa (SRSA) and the Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA), which will allow for a significant amount of post graduate research to be conducted towards addressing the information and research gaps identified in the Sport, Recreation and Fitness sector in the Republic of South Africa.

Date
: 29 November 2012
Author
: Minister Fikile Mbalula
Year
: 2012
Publication
: Speech
Publication Page
: 5
Media Type
: Speech
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