Physical Activity and Health

Master's degree programme, 2 years

Physical Activity and Health

– Learning Outcome

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Knowledge

The candidate
  • has advanced knowledge about the relationship between physical activity, health, disease, participation and performance
  • has thorough knowledge of relevant theories, study designs and methods in physical activity and health, and specialised insight in those particularly relevant for the chosen specialisation
  • can apply knowledge to new areas in the field of physical activity and health

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Skills

The candidate
  • can retrieve, critically assess and discuss research, theories and methods within physical activity and health, and particularly within the field of the chosen specialization
  • can choose appropriate study designs and research methods in physical activity and health
  • can collect and analyse data, and interpret, discuss and present scientific results, orally and in writing, within a defined area in physical activity and health
  • can plan, organise and carry out an independent project under supervision and in accordance with applicable norms for research ethics and juridical regulations

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General competencies

The candidate
  • can analyse academic, professional and research ethical problems relevant to physical activity and health
  • can work independently and in groups to solve practical and theoretical problems
  • can communicate extensive independent work in oral and written form to the scientific community and general population, and masters language and terminology in the field
  • can contribute to development and dissemination of new and innovative solutions