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Qualification: Academic Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology (no legal status)

Academic Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students are capable of:

(general competences)

  • team work and good communication,
  • flexible use of knowledge in practice,
  • acquainting with institutional requirements of the field of expertise (relevant legislation, professional organisation),
  • obtaining knowledge of general educational, adult learning and didactic management strategies,
  • familiarising with the code of ethics and expertise codes,
  • general organisational skills,
  • information literacy,
  • communication in a foreign language,
  • first-aid knowledge,

(programme-specific competences)

  • understanding the anthropological and kinesiological foundations of sport,
  • acquainting with the bio-psycho-social characteristics of individual age and gender groups,
  • obtaining knowledge of the health aspects of physical stress,
  • obtaining knowledge of the physiological aspects of physical stress,
  • acquiring knowledge of the basic biomechanical aspects of physical stress,
  • acquiring knowledge of the educational, adult learning and didactic aspects of exercise,
  • planning, implementing and monitoring exercise in order to influence physical and functional abilities and physical characteristics of a healthy person,
  • managing appropriate diagnostic procedures in the area of expertise,
  • familiarising with the characteristics of healthy nutrition and advising on the use of nutritional supplements in combination with exercise and healthy lifestyle,
  • producing a preventive exercise programme and participate in the rehabilitation of typical problems of the musculoskeletal system (obesity, pain in the lower back, knee, shoulder, ankle),
  • understanding the basic characteristics of work and day-to-day stress,
  • understanding general didactics of the physical education process,
  • understanding physical and motor development,
  • demonstrating and teaching individual motor and physical elements used in physical preparation,
  • acquiring knowledge of regeneration methods after physical stress,
  • organising and managing an exercise programme,
  • educational management of individuals and groups during exercise,
  • rescue from water techniques,
  • work with modern exercise technologies,
  • basic research work in the field of expertise.

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Students' knowledge is assessed by means of practical classes and seminar papers, and also via products, projects, performances, services, etc. and by examinations. Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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  • Matura or
  • vocational matura or
  • final examination (prior to 1 June 1995) of any four-year secondary school program.
  • All applicants must pass the admission procedure, i.e. the physical fitness and knowledge of sports test and submit a medical certificate including personal medical history and disclose all information about serious injuries and illnesses and abilities for increased physical and mental stress.

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Sport

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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Students need to complete all the requirements of the study programme according to the programme i.e. curriculum in the amount of 180 ECTS and produce a graduate thesis.

NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura or
  • final examination (prior to 1 June 1995) of any four-year secondary school program.
  • All applicants must pass the admission procedure, i.e. the physical fitness and knowledge of sports test and submit a medical certificate including personal medical history and disclose all information about serious injuries and illnesses and abilities for increased physical and mental stress.
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Students need to complete all the requirements of the study programme according to the programme i.e. curriculum in the amount of 180 ECTS and produce a graduate thesis.