Faculty of Behavioural and Cultural StudiesSport and Exercise across the Lifespan – Master

Work with and for people is at the heart of sports science. Central topics are anchored in the areas of movement, games and sports, as well as school sports, amateur sport, high performance sports and sport for health purposes.

Facts & Formalities

DegreeMaster of Arts
Type of programmeConsecutive
Start of programmeWinter semester only
Standard period of study4 semesters
Language(s) of instructionGerman
Fees and contributions186.35 € / Semester
Application procedureConsecutive master’s programmes with access restriction
Application deadlinesInformation about deadlines can be obtained after you have put together a degree program.
Part-time optionYes

Course Content

Students of the Master’s degree programme in Sport and Exercise across the Lifespan acquire theoretical, methodical and practical knowledge from the field of sports science, enabling them to plan and deliver a comprehensive programme to encourage sport and exercise throughout the lifetime.

Course Structure

The degree programme consists in the following modules: 

  • Foundational module “Research Methods”  
  • General modules: “Organisation and Management in Sport” and “Development and Socialisation throughout the Lifetime”

During the course of the programme, students develop a specialism in both profile A and profile B.

  • “Sport and Health” (profile A): focus on aspects and impacts of physical movement on health, or
  • “Sport and Performance” (profile B): focus on regulations and principles governing high performance sport in childhood and adolescence