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First year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Human anatomy and physiology: musculoskeletal system 6 B
Application of ICTs in professional practice 6 B
Professional communication in English 6 B
2 Biochemistry 6 B
Human anatomy and physiology: cardiovascular system, respiratory system, digestive system 6 B
Teaching physical activity 6 C
3 Human anatomy and physiology: endocrine nervous system 6 B
Physical activity: historical and social basis 6 B
Professional communication techniques 6 B
Initiation to professional practice - 1st year (1-3 terms) 6 C
Cross-curricular courses
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year.

Second year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Kinesiology 6 B
Exercise physiology: basic principles 6 B
Body movement and motor skills development 6 C
2 Scientific communication in English 6 B
Exercise physiology: integration 6 B
Basic principles of individual sports 6 C
3 Biomechanics 6 B
Basic principles of fitness 6 C
Basic principles of collective sports 6 C
Initiation to professional practice –2nd year (1-3 terms) 6 C
Cross-curricular courses
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year.

Third year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Analysis of technique and tactics in sport 6 C
Training methodology 6 C
Statistical methods in research 6 C
2 Physical activity at an early age 6 C
Biomechanical analysis techniques 6 C
Training planning 6 C
3 Sport psychology 6 C
Physical activity for the elderly 6 C
Physical activity and people with physical disability 6 OB
Initiation to professional practice – 3rd year (1-3 terms) 6 C
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year.

Fourth year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Optional course 1 6 OP
Physical activity and people with intellectual disability 6 C
Physical activity during illness 6 C
2 Optional course 2 6 OP
Social values and professional ethics 6 C
Functional assessment 6 C
3 Optional course 3 6 OP
End-of-degree Dissertation 9 ED
Internship (1-3 terms) 9 I
Cross-curricular courses.
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year.

Specializations

The curricular structure for specializations must be as follows:

  • 18 ECTS corresponding to the courses defined for each itinerary.
  • 9 ECTS corresponding to internships, which must be related to the specialization area.
  • 9 ECTS corresponding to the end-of-degree Dissertation, which must be related to optional courses and internships within the specialization area.

M1 - Specialisation in sport performance

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
Sports training 18 Sport injury prevention OP 6
Re-adaptation to physical exercise OP 6
Entrenamiento Personal OP 6
Personal training 9 Prácticas externas I 9
End-of-degree Dissertation 9 End-of-degree Dissertation ED 9
Total credits 36

M2 -Specialisation in nutrition and physical activity

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
Nutrition 12 Nutrition OP 6
Nutrition and dietetics in sport OP 6
Dietetics 6 Applied dietetics OP 6
Internship 9 Prácticas externas I 9
End-of-degree Dissertation 9 End-of-degree Dissertation ED 9
Total credits 36

Optional courses

Optional course ECTS Term
Nutrition 6 10
Sport injury prevention 6 10
Applied dietetics 6 12
Re-adaptation to physical exercise 6 11
Personal training 6 12
Nutrition and dietetics in sport 6 11

B: basic; C: compulsory; OP: optional; I: internship; ED: End-of-degree Dissertation.

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