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Learning Opportunity: Transfer application: Bachelor of Sports Studies, Sports and Leisure Management

Transfer application: Bachelor of Sports Studies, Sports and Leisure Management

Course Information

Sports instructor training within the degree in sports and leisure management consists of courses of study that advance sports and physical exercise competence, human wellbeing and health promoting exercise competence, pedagogical and physical education didactical competence, sports and exercise social, leadership and entrepreneurial competence and activity tourism competence.

Your professional studies will include for example, interaction skills, communication, anatomy and physiology, motor development in humans, nutrition, physical education and health promoting exercise. The studies also include different sports from aqua sports to spinning.
The specialised studies of the degree are activity tourism and personal training.

Sports instructor training within the degree in sports and leisure management also includes practical training worth 30 credits. Students accomplish their practical training in various sports and exercise environments in Finland and abroad. Practical training can also be accomplished in the university of applied sciences own training environment Myötätuuli, which offers exercise services to different customer groups.

The syllabus of the sports instruction degree is looking to the future and competence development. The syllabus is driven by development needs and changes occurring in working life as well as the requirements of international cooperation.

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Duration Information: 

3,5 vuotta

Credits: 

210 ECTS credits

Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Kajaani University of Applied Sciences, School of Sports
Provider Contact Info: 

Ketunpolku 4, 87100, KAJAANI
Kajaani University of Applied Sciences, School of Sports
hakijapalvelut@kamk.fi
PL 52, 87101, KAJAANI
044 7101 625
08 6189 9603

Qualifications Awarded

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Liikunnanohjaaja (AMK)
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PLEASE NOTE! THIS APPLICATION IS OPEN ONLY FOR STUDENTS ALREADY HAVING A STUDY RIGHT IN A FINNISH HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION. 

 

Students who graduate as Sports Instructors (University of Applied Sciences degree, amk) are able to work independently in national and international specialist sport related positions involving challenges such as health promoting exercise, activity tourism, entrepreneurial activities, and sports leadership. They are capable of leading challenging professional assignments or projects and engaging in the activities of multidisciplinary and professional working groups and networks.

The general aim of the degree in sports and leisure management, delivered in English, is that students will become sports specialists who understand that sports and exercise contribute significantly to the wellbeing of individuals and society. Their professional expertise is based on a multi-scientific knowledge base, practical competence and interaction skills.

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Ketunpolku 4, 87100, KAJAANI