SPORT SCIENCE AND KINESIOLOGY MSC
|Course Duration / ECTS||4 semesters / 120 ECTS|
|University degree||Master of Science (MSc)|
|Faculty||Interfaculty Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology|
|Department||Interfaculty Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology|
|Study ID||D 066 825|
|Admission Requirements||To be admitted to the Master’s degree course in|
Sport Science and Kinesiology, applicants must hold
a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Science and Kinesiology.
|Language of instruction German||Proof of language proficiency|
What will I learn?
The Master’s degree course in Sport Science and Kinesiology is divided into the following core areas: Sport-scientific working – specialization; practice led by theory; specialization in prevention and exercise therapy (teaching methodology/’Fachdidaktik’ and management, exercise, nutrition and health, work placements and scientific supervision); specialization in high-performance sports (training and management, specialization in high-performance sports, work placements and scientific supervision); optional subjects; composition of a Master’s thesis and Master’s examination.
Which career opportunities do I have?
Occupational fields: sports therapist in medical institutions, management in clinical institutions, rehabilitation centres and nursing homes, research in scientific or medical institutions/enterprises, leadership roles or consulter in workplace and public health promotion, diagnostical and consulting occupations in high-performance and popular sport, collaboration with a coaching staff of professional sports clubs, leadership roles in the industry (manufacturers of sports equipment) and research institutions, training consultancy and personal coaching.
A unique campus, a close combination of theory and practice, state of the art laboratories and sports facilities, scientific findings in applied research are directly transported to the students, strong international presence, numerous research projects in cooperation with prestigious business enterprises, students are offered a very good curriculum ranging from sociology to biomechanics, numerous projects with business partners where students are actively integrated.
How is the course structured?
|Sportwissenschaftliche Vertiefung||12 ECTS|
|Sportwissenschaftliche Methoden||12 ECTS|
|Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten – Vertiefung||12 ECTS|
|Theoriegeleitete Praxis||7 ECTS|
|Prävention und Trainingstherapie (WMK 1) – Fachdidaktik|
|Prävention und Trainingstherapie (WMK 1) – Bewegung,|
Ernährung und Gesundheit
|Prävention und Trainingstherapie (WMK 1) – Praktika|
und wissenschaftliche Begleitung
|Leistungssport (WMK 2) – Training und Management||6 ECTS|
|Leistungssport (WMK 2) – Vertiefung im Leistungssport||12 ECTS|
|Leistungssport (WMK 2) – Praktika und wissenschaftliche Begleitung||17 ECTS|
|Optional subjects||12 ECTS|
|Master’s thesis||20 ECTS|
|Master’s examination||10 ECTS|