Physical Activity and Health (MA)

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
120
PERIOD
01/10/2023 to 30/09/2025

Course Description

The International Master of Physical Activity and Health will provide graduate students with insight, knowledge, and experience in ways of promoting health through physical activity and exercise for the prevention and rehabilitation of diseases. In small classes, the two-year programme emphasises how to conceptualise, implement, and evaluate intervention strategies for the promotion of physical activity. Through active participation, students gain knowledge and experience by: Conceptualising intervention strategies for the promotion of physical activity and public health policies. Implementing physical activity and health promotion measures within specific settings e.g., companies and schools, and for specific target groups like immigrants and older people. Developing and implementing measures for individual physical activity and health promotion programmes for specific people who are prone to certain diseases and health risks e.g., back pain, osteoporosis. Quality assurance and management of specific physical activity and health promotion measures. Scientific evaluation of specific physical activity and health promotion programmes.

Subject area

Sport Sciences

Time format

full-period

Educational-info

Application deadline

30/04/2023

Day of the weeks

5

ECTS

120

Organizer

Partner

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Faculty

Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology

Department

Department of Sport Science and Sport

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