Where: Parma, Italy
Duration: 2 years
Maximum number of students 139
Free access / admission
Overview Master's degree in Theory and Methods of Preventive and Adapted Physical Activities is a two-year free access master for 120 ECTs. This Degree was established in 2009 according to the DM 270/04. Teachers of physical education and sports activities. This is a daily life and social participation.
In the first year, you will study human anatomy, physiology and pathophysiological mechanisms. Prevention and adaptive programs based on physical activity for the adolescent, the adult and the elderly.
The second year is focused on preventive and compensatory physical activity, on the maintenance and recovery of health status. Moreover, you will evaluate disease risk factors and lifestyles to prevent them, study the epidemiology of some pathologies, and will be updated with the latest literature in sports medicine.
This Master's Degree offers you the possibility of an internship in a 20-nation national institution recognized by the University of Parma . In addition, the Master's degree has recently started working with the Russian State Social University (RSSU) in a Double Degree program.
Video presentation of the course (in Italian language, start at 6:38:00): href = "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yr7YNpZQcLs
Career opportunities As Student graduated in Theory and Methods of Preventive and Adapted Physical Activities you can administer and exercise programs adapted physical activity helping people to be fit and healthy. You can also teach competitive school sports events with PE, Physical Education) Teacher.
International opportunities This Master Degree offers a Double Degree program for a maximum of 3 students selected in the University of Parma , taught in English. At the end of two years, Students will obtain the Master's degree issued by the University of Parma and the Master's Degree in Physical Rehabilitation and Sports in Recreation and Tourism issued by the RSSU.
About the School
The University of Parma is a State University. As such, it is self-governing and has administrative, organisational, and accountancy autonomy, providing services to the general public.