International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education
2019, Vol. 4, Issue 2
Availability of measurement instruments in sport science department among Ethiopian universities
Author(s): Birhanu Kebede, Paramvir Singh and Dr. Manju Dewan
The title availability of measurement instruments in sport science department among Ethiopian universities has been taken up to study the different instruments available with sport science departments. The data was collected from 12 universities out of 25 total universities which had sport science department among academic faculties. A total number of 65 sport science teachers has been evaluated out of total 157 teachers with observation and questionnaire. During this data collection 17 basic measurement instruments selected and their availability in the sport science department had been checked. The standard descriptive statistics was applied to analyse and to present the data. The result of the present study has shown that 71% of measurement tools (12 out of 17) were not available in the sport science department. Only 5 instruments (29%) were available. It depicted that there was a huge shortage of availability of instruments which actually must be provided to the department as their availability will definitely affect the enhancement of sport professional performance.
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How to cite this article:
Birhanu Kebede, Paramvir Singh, Dr. Manju Dewan. Availability of measurement instruments in sport science department among Ethiopian universities. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2019;4(2):468-471.