Facultad de Ciencias del Deporte

University Masters of Research in Physical activity and Sport Sciences

- Why study a University Masters of Research in Physical activity and Sport Sciences?

The final objective of the University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences is the acquisition of knowledge related to the research of physical activity and sport sciences by the students at a theoretical and practical level. The student should, by the end of the masters, be capable of applying this knowledge in the day to day activities of their future profession and also the masters allows the student to create a Ph.D. / Doctoral Thesis in the future.

- Master's Guide

 

Module

Subject

Credits ECTS

Type and Semester

Methodology of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

Scientific Method. Phases of the Research Process. Research Models in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

6

Obligatory 1st

Document Sources in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

3

Obligatory 1st

Data Analysis and interpretation in the area of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

Data Analysis in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

6

Obligatory 1st

Communication, Publication and Evaluation of Scientific Quality in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

3

Obligatory 1st

Research Techniques in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

Techniques and Instruments of Experimental and Quasi-experimental Research

3

Obligatory 1st

Técnicas e instrumentos de investigación observacionales.

 

(Techniques and Instruments of Observational Research)

3

Obligatory 1st

Techniques and Instruments of Research into Selective Methodology

3

Obligatory 1st

Techniques and Instruments of Qualitative Research

3

Obligatory 1st

Research tendencies in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

Research Tendencies in Physical Activity and Health

3

Obligatory 2nd

Research Tendencies in Sport Training

3

Obligatory 2nd

Research Tendencies in Physical Education (P.E.)

3

Obligatory 2nd

Research Tendencies in Sport Management

3

Obligatory 2nd

Research Tendencies in Recreational Sport

3

Obligatory 2nd

 

End-of-Masters Thesis

15

Obligatory 2nd

 

End-of-Masters Thesis 2016/2017 (University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences)

The study plan for the University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences contemplates the creation of an End-of-Masters thesis worth 15 ECTS credits. Students should take into account that the processes for the assignment and handing-in of their thesis is managed through the platform tf.um.es.                                                                                                                   Permanency and recognition of credits (University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences)

Progress and permanency of initiated studies

The University of Murcia has rules that regulate the permanency of students in the studies that they are taking. These rules establish aspects such as full-time and part-time dedication to studies by students, the quantity of minimal credits to continue studying and the exam periods per subject and year. This information and complete regulations can be found on our web page dedicated to progress and permanence of studies undertaken.

Recognition of credits acquired by students in degrees and masters

The University of Murcia has rules that regulate how students of both degrees and masters may receive recognition of credits from previous academic, cultural activities, etc. These regulations establish the types of activities through which students can obtain credit recognition, application periods, etc. This information and complete regulations can be found on our web page dedicated to the recognition of credits acquired by students in degrees and masters.

Academic Commission (University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences)

Description

- Responsible for the definition, updating, ensuring quality and coordination of the masters.

- Responsible for the progress of the education and research of the programme.

- Admissions board in congruence with the presented applications, the admission requirements and bylaws and singular direction of the University of Murcia. The definitive admission is the responsibility of the Faculty Board to which the programme is linked. The faculty will make the list of admitted students public as soon as they receive notice from the Academic Commission.                                                                                      

 -Responsible for the application of the Faculty System for Quality Guarantee in this masters.

Authorities on the Commission

- Dean - President

- Vice-dean for Research and Postgraduate

- Coordinator of the Masters

- Coordinator of the Internal Quality Guarantee Commission

- Coordinator of the End-of-Masters Thesis (TFM)

- The Coordinators of each subject present in the masters

- A representative of each department that teaches in the masters (in the case that a department does not have a specific subject in the masters, this duty is shared by the coordinators of the subjects of that department)

- A Student Representative of the Masters

- A member of the Administrative and Service Staff.

   Members

      Dean: Arturo Díaz Suárez

    Vice-dean of Research and Postgraduate Studies

Dª. Mª Pilar Sáinz de Baranda Andújar

Coordinator of the Masters

Dª. Mª Pilar Sáinz de Baranda Andújar

Coordinator of the Internal Quality Guarantee Commission

D. Manuel Gómez López

Coordinator of the End-of-Masters Thesis (TFM)

Dª. Mª Pilar Sáinz de Baranda Andújar

The Coordinators of each subject present in the masters

D. Alfonso Valero Valenzuela

D. Jesús García Pallarés

D. Arturo Díaz Suárez

D. Aurelio Olmedilla Zafra

D. Enrique Ortega Toro

D. Ernesto de la Cruz Sánchez

D. Juan González Hernández

D. Fernando Navarro Mateu

D. Juan Manuel Moreno Ayuso

Dña. María Elena García Montes

Dña. Pilar Sainz de Baranda Andújar

Representatives of other departments that teach in the masters

D. Emilio Martínez Navarro

D. Tomás Izquierdo Rus

D. Isidro Verdú Conesa

Students of the masters

   D. Fernando Romera García

   D. José Miguel Vegara Ferri

A member of the Administrative and Service Staff

Dña. Mª Carmen Fernández Gil

 

Coordinator (University Masters of Research in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences)

Coordinator: Mª Pilar Sainz de Baranda Andújar

Location: Faculty of Sport Sciences

Email: psainzdebaranda@um.es

 

Faculty of Sport Sciences

Contact

Location: C/ Argentina s/n

Campus de San Javier

30720 - Santiago de La Ribera-San Javier (Murcia)

Postal Address

Universidad de Murcia

Facultad de Ciencias del deporte

Apdo 4021

30071 – Murcia