Taekwondo

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art, characterized by its emphasis on head-height kicks, jumping and spinning kicks, and fast kicking techniques.

Taekwondo was developed during the 1940s and 1950s by various martial artists by incorporating elements of karate and Han Chinese Kung-Fu with traditional Korean martial arts traditions such as Taekkyeon, Subak, Gwonbeop as well as ancient Han Chinese influenced Korean Kung-Fu styles such as Tang Soo Do (aka. "The Way of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Emperor's Fist".The oldest governing body for taekwondo is the Korea Taekwondo Association (KTA), formed in 1959 through a collaborative effort by representatives from the nine original kwans, or martial arts schools, in Korea. 

Career Option

  • - Teacher - Biomechanics - Sport psychologist - Sport journalist - Sports Player - Sports Coach & Instructor - Commentator - Sports Photographer - Personal Trainer - Professional Athlete - Physical Education Teacher - Health Advice Officer - Health & Public Services Leader

Top Colleges In India

  • Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education, Thiruvananthapuram Sports Authority of India Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education Kariavattam.P.O, Thiruvananthapuram-695581 Kerala State, INDIA Telephone- 91-471- 2418712 Website- www.lncpe.gov.in
  • National Institute of Sports Old Moti Bagh, Moti Bagh, Patiala, Punjab 147001 Ph- 0175 221 5289 Website- www.nsnis.org
  • Indian Olympic Association A, Qutab Institutional Area Block B Rd, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi, Delhi 110016 Website- www.olympic.ind.in

Courses to be pursued

  • 1. Diploma Course: - Diploma in Sports Medicine - Diploma in Sports Coaching - Diploma in Sports Management - Diploma in Sports Science & Nutrition 2. Undergraduate Courses: - B.Sc in Physical Education
  • Health Education and Sports Sciences - Bachelor of Physical education - Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sports Management - B.Sc (Hons) in Sports Science - B.Sc in Sports and Recreation Management - Bachelor of Sports Management (BSM) - Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Sports Management 3. Postgraduate Course: - Master of Physical education - M.Sc in Sports Coaching - Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Medicine - Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Management - Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Business - MBA in Sports Management - Master of Sports Management (MSM) - M.Sc in Sports Science 4. Doctoral Degree Courses: - Ph.D in Physical Education - M.Phill in Physical Education - Ph.D in Sports Management

Working Condition

Taekwondo is a martial art based on traditional Korean philosophy. As a martial art it requires extensive levels of discipline and self control to master. Students must condition their bodies and their minds as they work their way through a tough grading system. With each new grade they achieve a new belt and have new challenges set for them.

Personal Skill

  • - Dependable - Analytical - Determination - Dynamic Personality - Enthusiasm - Flexible - Following Up - Helping - Energetic

Educational Qualification

  • 10+2 in any stream
Successful Persons

Future Bright Program

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