University of Barcelona

Physical Activity and Education

Introduction

Sport activity in group - Master

The master's degree in Physical Activity and Education is organized by the Faculty of Education with the collaboration of the National Institute of Physical Education of Catalonia (INEFC). The course provides specific training in the educational use of motor activity in a range of contexts, and provides the knowledge and resources required for research and innovation in this field.
The master's degree in Motor Activity and Education is organized by the Faculty of Education with the collaboration of the National Institute of Physical Education of Catalonia (INEFC). The course provides specific training in the educational use of motor activity in a range of contexts, and provides the knowledge and resources required for research and innovation in this field.

The advanced training acquired over the course of the degree will enable students to reach an advanced level of competence in the development of motor education activities, physical education programmes and social interventions; to disseminate the results of their research and innovation activities; and, where appropriate, to access doctoral studies and prepare a doctoral thesis.

The master's degree addresses new training requirements in the field of motor activities, in areas such as physical activities for people with special education needs, sports for people with disabilities, social intervention, population ageing, and innovation in the traditional practices of physical education and sport. The teaching staff have therefore been selected for their expertise in various areas of psychology, health and social intervention.

The course is designed for physical education and sport education professionals, social educators and general education professionals, as well as university graduates in education and physical education who wish to continue their studies at doctoral level and carry out research in the field of physical education and sport.

Basic information

InteruniversityNo
Credits60
Mode of deliveryPresencial
Bridging coursesYes
Specializations
  • Physical Activity and Education in Formal Contexts
  • Physical Activity and Social and Educational Intervention
Faculty or schoolFaculty of Education
Number of places available25
Language(s) of instructionCatalan and Spanish
Approximate price per credit27.67 euros per credit (82 euros for students who are not EU nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2021-2022
CoordinationMARTA CAPLLONCH BUJOSA
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