I was just looking for a book, but when I got into this book store, I stumbled upon a choir! Moreover, I discovered that the book store was built in an ancient church! Isn’t that amazing?
Are you passionate about physical activity, ageing, health and sports? And would you like to know more about how exercise and nutrition influences health, performance and disease? Then Human Movement Sciences could just be the programme for you. It covers all aspects of the relationship between physical activity and health – from patients trying to get better, to individuals just trying to stay fit, to top athletes aiming for the pinnacle of their sport. The programme offers a great deal of variety, with courses covering themes as diverse as nutrition, muscle & brain function, energy production and metabolic profiling. Because of this variety of courses and an individual 4-5 month research-driven internship/placement, you can pursue your own interests within the programme. Upon graduation, you will be well-prepared to work as a researcher, product developer, exercise scientist or trainer at, for example, a rehabilitation institute or a major sporting club. Download our full infopack
Students must choose between two Specialisations:
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This master combines the best of both worlds for me and gives me every opportunity for a future career
Healthy food can fulfill all kinds of nutritional needs, not only the sports-related ones
My dream is to work as a sports physiotherapist, integrating my in-depth knowledge about physical and psychological aspects
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