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Sports medicine in health and performance

Course
IKA304
Master’s level
7.5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-19157
Tuition
Full education cost: 15 500 SEK
First payment: 15 500 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

More information about tuition fees

Application closed, late application opens 15 July 2022.

About

Overall goal

Gain deeper knowledge about how trauma and medical disorders will affect sport performance, as well as how physical activity affects health.

Contents

  • Theoretical lectures to provide an overview and understanding of treatment in sports traumatology and of sports medicine issues.

  • Tasks with literature reviewing to train in searching, evaluating, critical thinking in the field of sports medicine.
  • Seminars to present the results of the review task and to train in debating and argumenting.
  • Practical sessions to train in scientific writing/reviewing and in different techniques and actions relevant in sports medicine.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Bachelor degree in sport science, food and nutrition, nutrition, medicine, physiotherapy or equivalent.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.