|Coordinator||Rui Gomes, Ph.D.|
The Master in Physical Education Teaching course promotes scientific knowledge within the basic sciences of physical activity, contextualized in the areas of specialized educational training, physical education specific didactics and school organization. Learning is mediated by unknown professional exercise situations, in which problem-solving and self-learning skills are mixed with educational research competencies.
This master course provides a specialized training for student’s global use of knowledge in multidisciplinary contexts of professional work at basic and secondary level of education, namely in the areas of curriculum development, applied educational research and school organization.
A] Fundamental competencies
[B] Specific competencies
a. Analysis and synthesis capabilities;
a. Workgroup leadership skills;
a. Research skills;
|Description of the Curricular Structure||This master course has four semesters, includes one year of practicum at one basic or secondary school and the assignment of a final report respective to the practicum year. Course has 120 ECTS, and its structure is organized by the following 4 areas:|
Global Education Training
School Management and Organization
Project and Specific Partnerships
Advanced Studies in Physical Education Curriculum Development
Didactic of Physical Education and School Sport
Assessment in Physical Education
Systematic of Physical and Sports Activities
Initiation to teacher practice
Candidates for the master's program must satisfy one of the following requirements:
a. 1st cycle graduated students or with legal equivalence, as stated in public proposal advise
b. Foreign graduated students, obtained in a Bologne recognized 1st cycle of studies course, with 120 ECTS in Physical Education and Sports area, revealing written and spoken proficiency in Portuguese language.
c. 1st cycle graduated students within these areas that fulfil minimum requirements defined by Scientific Council of Faculty of Sports Science and Physical Education at Coimbra University.
|Address||Estádio Universitário de Coimbra|
|Phone||+ 351 239802770|
|Fax||+ 351 239802779|