EMUNI newly launched Master’s programme in Kinesiology of Human Performance draws from EMUNI international standing and the excellence in the field of Kinesiology and Ergonomics developed within the Koper Science and Research Centre. With EMUNI’s signature “Blended learning” course delivery method, students will be able to tailor their education around their personal needs and careers. The KHP Master’s mission and vision is to train the next generation of Kinesiology professionals and equip them with the skills that fulfil the highest standard at international level on matters of healthcare. Join our master’s today: feed your desire for knowledge, stretch your potential and jump into your professional future.
Master Degree in Kinesiology of Human Performance
Online info days
For all your questions and doubts on how to apply, EMUNI organises online info days from April to September. Register for the zoom call and get directly in touch with the staff of our Education Department, they will guide you through the application process!
Tuesday, 5 April at 13:00 (CET)
- Tuesday, 10 May at 13:30 (CET)
- Wednesday 21 June at 13:00 (CET)
- Wednesday 26 July at 13:00 (CET)
- Wednesday 6 September at 13.00 (CET)
The Master’s degree study program will be conducted as a study program of the second cycle at the EuroMediterranean postgraduate school. The competencies of the master’s graduates of the newly proposed study program Kinesiology of human performance are in accordance with the recommendations of healthcare organizations and important strategic documents accepted by the World Health Organization (WHO), responsible ministries of the EU and ministries of the RS. The postgraduate master’s degree study program Kinesiology of human performance is formed as a continuation degree of students’ training in the field of human movement (kinesiology sciences). Related study programs can be found in many European countries and throughout the world. In the current study program, two modules have been established, which individually are a unique feature for Slovenian as well as within the foreign educational space. The first module Ergonomics studies the human work ability in interaction with one’s physical capabilities, while the second module Healthy and active lifestyle studies comprehensive human response to ageing, environment and impact of exercise (work, strain), with the focus of skills’ improvement and health protection in everyday life. The modules are intertwined through three courses compulsory for both modules, and courses elective for both modules.
Start of the Programme:
Duration of the Programme:
Last Application Deadline:
24 September 2022 at 12.00
NAME OF THE STUDY PROGRAMME:
Kinesiology of Human Performance
QUALIFICATION (PROFESSIONAL TITLE):
Master in Kinesiology
START OF THE PROGRAMME:
DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME:
24 Months, 4 Semesters
120 ECTS, accomplished as follows:
- The studies will be taking place according to ECTS (120 credits) for the duration of two years (four terms),
- The student will be preparing a master’s dissertation in the fourth semester (24 credits, 20% of total credits).
- The condition for advancement to 2nd cycle will be set at 48 credits.
- Upon positive evaluation of the dissertation’s defence by an expert panel, the student completes their studies and obtains the professional/scientific title: Magister/Magistrica kineziologije (Master in Kinesiology) in the field of Kinesiology of Human Performance.
The title awarded upon completion of the programme is valid for both modules: Ergonomics and Healthy and active lifestyle.
1st deadline: 1 April 2022 to 3 July 2022
2nd deadline (if places are available): 25 July 2022 to 21 August 2022
3rd deadline (if places are available): 12 September 2022 to 18 September 2022
First applicants receive 30% discount
(Partial and full Scholarship are available)
MODE OF IMPLEMENTATION:
The study programme entails two modules with 15 general obligatory courses and 6 module-obligatory courses (three within the module Ergonomic and three within the module Healthy and active lifestyle).
The master’s study programme “Kinesiology of Human Performance” consists of a total of 84 ECTS to be achieved within obligatory courses within two modules.
Each module entails an equal number of compulsory courses. Modules differ in the availability of elective courses.
The studies will be taking place according to ECTS (120 credits) for the duration of two years (four terms),
with the student preparing a master’s thesis in the fourth semester (24 credits, 20% of total credits). The
condition for advancement to 2nd cycle will be set at 48 credits.
The programme is approved by the EMUNI Senate.
TOTAL PLACES: 35 per cohort
The candidates need to fulfil the following criteria to be enrolled in the 1st year of the master’s programme:
a) The candidate must have completed a Level 1 study programme in related professional fields (Sports, Kinesiology or Health Sciences)
b) must have completed previous higher education professional study programme (programmes adopted before 11/06/2004) in related professional fields (Sports, Kinesiology or Health Sciences)
c) must have completed a study program equivalent in duration and scope to the programmes referred to points a) or b) in other professional fields, if the candidate completes additional study obligations prior to enrolling in this study programme, the content and scope of which depend on the previously completed study programme.
d) The candidate is assigned a maximum of three courses from the undergraduate studies from the field of Sport and Kinesiology (Level 1). Individual applications for enrolment of candidates referred to in point c) of the first paragraph shall be considered by the competent committee/commission. The candidate shall complete additional study obligations while studying at the 1st level, in the advanced training programmes or by passing bridge exams before enrolling in this study programme.
e) Advanced command of English (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), level C1).
In the case of the limitation of enrolment, the students will be selected in accordance with the following criteria:
- grade point average – 100% of the study programme, the degree of which serves as the basis for enrolment.
The EMUNI University commission reserves the right to test the candidates’ language knowledge. Candidates, who are not English native speakers or did not do their previous degree in the English language, must prove their English language knowledge with a certificate of C1 level knowledge of the English language, according to the CEFR.
If needed, the authorized person conducting the procedure of recognition of foreign degree is allowed to require additional evidence of foreign education in question.
Prof Dr Rado Pišot
Full professor, scientific councilor
Dr Boštjan Šimunič
Dr Saša Pišot
Dr Uroš Marušič
Associate professor, PhD, Senior Research
Dr Mitja Gerževič
Dr Cécil Meulenberg
Prof Dr Lenart Škof
Dr Blaž Lenarčič
Dr Jasna Hrovatin
If you are thinking of applying for our Master’s Programme in Kinesiology of Human Performance you are very welcome to send us a message using the box to the right. Our staff is at your disposal to explain the procedure and present the Study programme in detail.