Health / Master's degree programme
Health and sport

General information for the a.y. 2022-2023

Interuniversity programme with Università di Verona

Disciplinary areaHealth
Duration 2 years - 120 Credits
Admission Accesso Programmato Limited access, see call for applications
Language Taught in Italian
Teaching method Lectures
Regulation Main Teaching Regulations

Presentation

The Master's Degree Programme in Health and Sport, Class LM-67 in Sport Science for Prevention and Rehabilitation, is aimed at training highly qualified professionals with advanced scientific knowledge in the field of human motor activities, with particular regard to prevention and adaptation.

Course content

Training activities include basic, distinctive and similar disciplines in the areas of nursing and biomedical sciences, as well as social, psychological and pedagogical sciences. During the programme, students carry out independently chosen internships/traineeships at highly qualified national and international sports facilities.

Career options

Master's graduates in Health and Sport (kinesiologist of adapted motor activity) are in charge of planning and implementing protocols of motor activity for healthy subjects with the aim of prevention, subjects at risk or already affected by diseases, in different age groups and physical conditions, aimed at the management of preventive measures and in particular the control and improvement of diseases with stabilised outcomes of the cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, osteoarticular, neurodegenerative and dysmetabolic systems, through adapted motor activity. Graduates can work in public and private facilities in the areas of tourism, recreation and post-rehabilitation services such as: (a) Fitness centres, swimming pools, socio-educational centres, hotel facilities, spa facilities, wellness centres, amateur sports associations, health facilities and gyms promoting health and adapted motor activity; (b) Socio-pedagogical facilities, in which programmes of individual or collective motor activities, health development promotion, tourism-recreational, educational- psychomotor activities are carried out, aimed at children, adults, the elderly, and disabled people; (c) Gyms promoting health. They can also attend master's degree programmes on issues related to their professional status, as well as access to doctoral research schools according to the current university legislation.

More information

Course Director
prof.ssa Anna Vittoria Mattioli
e-mail annavittoria.mattioli@unimore.it
Tutor
dott.ssa Alina Maselli
e-mail alina.maselli@unimore.it

The course is managed by the Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences