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Human Movement Sciences: Sport, Exercise and Health

2019-2020
Deze opleiding wordt aangeboden in het Engels. Sommige van de omschrijvingen zijn daarom mogelijk alleen in het Engels beschikbaar.

Are you interested in optimizing sports performance, helping people with impaired motor functioning, or gaining a fundamental understanding of how we move? Then the Master’s in Human Movement Sciences is the ideal programme for you! You will learn to translate multidisciplinary scientific knowledge to applications in sports and healthcare practice.

From the latest developments in sports training to new approaches to rehabilitation, this Master’s programme provides state of the art insights into the ways in which motor performance can be enhanced. From biomechanics to psychology. From exercise physiology to neurorehabilitation. And from muscle function to motor development. The programme provides ample possibilities for customization of your personal programme, so that you can create a profile that fits your interests.

In this one-year Master's programme, you can chose between four different tracks: 

  • Rehabilitation
  • Biophysics in Sport
  • Sport Psychology
  • High Performance Coaching

In the second semester, you will conduct a research project on a topic of your own choice. 

Info

Niveau Master
Taal Engels
Duur 1 years
Vorm Voltijd
Studiepunten 60 EC
Faculteit Fac. der Gedrags- en Bewegingswetensch.
Deze opleiding wordt aangeboden in het Engels. Sommige van de omschrijvingen zijn daarom mogelijk alleen in het Engels beschikbaar.
Free Track Master Human Movement Sciences
Omschrijving
For the free track students need to choose at least 21 EC of the
elective courses of Ma HMS, and of course the obligatory courses.
Students always need to aks the Examination Board for approval of their
Free track choices via VUnet.
Track High Performance Coaching
Omschrijving
In period 2 students need to follow the course Epidemiology and
Protection of Athlete Health, and next to that choose one of the three
following courses: Sport Psychology: from Evidence to Applications,
Pereceptual-motor Leaning, or Applied Biomechanics.In period 2 students
choose either Clinical Exercise Physiology or Talent Identification and
Development.
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Naam vak Periode Credits Code
Applied Biomechanics P2 6EC B_APPLBIOMEC
Epidemiology and Protection of Athlete Health P2 6EC B_EPIPRAH
Sport Psychology: from Evidence to Application P2 6EC B_SPORTPSYEV
Clinical Exercise Physiology P3 3EC B_CLINEXERC
Talent Identification and Development P3 3EC B_TALDEVEL