Master’s Degree in Sports Training & Nutrition

Master’s Degree in Sports Training & Nutrition

Master’s Degree in Sports Training & Nutrition

Study modes

  • Campus Based

Years

  • 1 year

Universities / Campuses

  • Madrid (Villaviciosa de Odón Campus)

Languages

  • Spanish

ECTS

  • 60

Schools

  • Real Madrid graduate school
  • Areas

    • Sports

    The Master’s Degree in Sports Training and Nutrition is designed to provide students with specialized knowledge of the most stateof- the-art training methods, the latest trends in sports nutrition, and natural ergogenic aids for improving sports performance.

    The program is based on an eminently practical work methodology.

    In order to achieve an optimal assimilation of knowledge we combine teamwork, attendance at seminars, and individual work at the campus’s facilities which are equipped with cutting edge technology, including physiological laboratories with equipment for carrying out functional assessment tests and training tests, and a training lab equipped for strength measurement.

    Everything that is learned is also reinforced by internships at some of the most important sports enterprises and clubs.

    The aim of this course is for students to receive a comprehensive training which will prepare them for:

    • Programming short, medium and long term training plans in various contexts.
    • Handling devices for analyzing human movements and monitoring training.
    • Preparing natural nutritional and supplemental diets, combined with timing intake.
    • Carry out performance and body composition assessments.
    • Carrying out scientific research and development.

    WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT

    • It is the only university master’s degree specialized in sports training and nutrition leading to an official qualification.
    • The master prepares students for their doctorate.
    • The teaching staff comprises some of the most prestigious professionals in the country in the field of sports training and nutrition.
    • The program of professional practice sessions takes place in leading clubs and enterprises of the sector which demand the very best from the students.

    90%

    employability in the first year.

    40

    countries to choose from for your internship.

    3000

    agreements with companies.

    87%

    of our students would study with us again and graduate with the same degree

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      Academic excellence

      Leader in facilities and technology. The 2nd ranking private university in Spain in scientific production. An average of 1 professor per 23 students. Advanced technology applied to teaching.

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      International context

      282 exchange agreements. Programs and internships in more than 40 countries. 70 programs 100% in English or in bilingual formats.

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      Skills development

      100% of our students receive the personalized attention of an advisor and study in small groups.

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      Focus on employment

      90% of Universidad Europea graduates find work in the first year after finishing their studies; 69% in the first 6 months. 3,000 agreements with companies. 2,000 internships a year. 10% outside Spain.

    The Master’s Degree in Sports Training and Nutrition is aimed at graduates or postgraduates in Physical Activity Sciences, diplomates in nutrition, diplomates in Physical Education Teaching, graduates in Medicine, and diplomates in Physiotherapy or Nursing. Other university graduates with (accredited) experience in the subject may also enroll if they pass the selection process.

    MODULE I. BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY APPLIED TO TRAINING

    MODULE II. NUTRITION AND ERGOGENIC AIDS
    • Fundamentals of human nutrition, with special reference to physical activity and sport.
    – Digestive system and metabolism of macro- and micro-nutrients.
    – Nutrition and effects on the neuroendocrinal system.
    – Analysis of foods and food technology.
    – Nutrition, immunological response and physical performance.
    – Organization of diet.
    • Nutritional ergogenic aids.
    – Nutraceuticals: definition and integration in a functional diet.
    – Description and classification of natural supplements.
    – Description, use and application of the most commonly used supplements in sport health and performance.
    – Use of carbohydrates to improve health and performance. Sports drinks.
    – Stimulants, buffers, ergogenic aids for special situations (heat, humidity, height).

    MODULE III. BIOMECHANICS APPLIED TO SPORTS
    • Physical principles of movement.
    • Kinematic analysis of movement in sport.
    • Mechanical and functional structures of movement in sport.
    • Technology applied to the analysis of sports technique.
    • Kinanthropometry of the human body.

    MODULE IV. SPORTS TRAINING
    • Strength and flexibility training.
    • Resistance training.
    • Speed training and sports technique.
    • Methodological bases of the programming and periodization of sports training.
    • Control of competition in team sports.
    • Training in combat sports and games with racquets or other equipment.
    • Training at early ages (sport talent detection).
    • Training in special conditions (height, heat, cold, etc.).

    MODULE V. PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT AND COMPETITION
    • Management of sports groups.
    • Motivation in competitive sport. Motivation theories.
    • Emotional and social intelligence in sport.
    • Leadership in competitive sport. Leadership theories.

    MODULE VI. BIOMECHANICS OF SPORTS INJURIES
    • Biomechanical factors of injuries.
    • Kinetic chain in sports injuries.
    • Joint sports injuries.
    • Muscular sports injuries.
    • Bone sports injuries.
    • Work on prevention, proprioception and recovery from sports injuries.
    • Ergogenic and nutritional aids in the recovery from sports injuries.

    MODULE VII. SPECIAL SEMINARS
    • Psychophysical exhaustion, determinant factors (prevention and recovery).
    • Use of vibration training to improve sports performance.
    • Optimization of learning in individual sports: structural analysis and methodology of adaptation.
    • New applied technologies in the analysis of training and competition in different sports.
    • Monitoring of the neurophysiological response to different workloads and in recovery using Omegawave devices.
    • Latest advances in anti-doping techniques in sport.
    • Round tables with experts and prominent people from the world of sport.

    MODULE VIII. INTERNSHIPS AND PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCH WORK
    The master’s syllabus includes a mandatory internship in the field of nutrition or training, and the tutored preparation of an End of Master Project, in which students may use the technology available at Universidad Europea. The students will have at their disposal stateof- the-art equipment and a sports center (weight room, cardio room, functional training room), athletics track and football pitch, where they can carry out all the required tasks and acquire the experience necessary to be able to pursue their profession with the benefit of a higher level of training.

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    For the provision of professional internships the master has agreements signed with:

    – Real Madrid C.F.
    – Rafa Nadal Academy
    – JC Ferrero Equelite Sport Academy
    – Centro de Alto Rendimiento Deportivo, del Consejo Superior de Deportes
    – Club Estudiantes de Baloncesto
    – Athletic Club de Bilbao
    – Real Valladolid C.F.
    – Sevilla C.F.
    – Rayo Vallecano C.F.
    – Getafe C.F.
    – Club de Fútbol Majadahonda
    – Club de Fútbol Sanse
    – Club Voley-Playa Madrid
    – Real Federación Española de Voleibol
    – Federación de Tenis de Madrid
    – Chava Boxeo, S.L.
    – SPESALUD-Explotaciones Deportivas Majadahonda
    – Nutrición Center
    – Nutrivive
    – Medicadiet
    – Clínica del Dr. Durantez
    – Club de Remo Cangas (Oviedo)
    – Allinyourmind (triatlón y natación)
    – Gimnasio Palestra
    – Centros de Excelencia de la Escuela de Doctorado e Investigación, de la Universidad Europea
    – Center of Sports Sciences of Human Performance Greenwich University
    – Método Thinking. Centro integral de salud y ejercicio
    – C. Natación Moscardó

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    The building of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) means that university degrees from across Europe assure equivalent academic programs, which implies immediate recognition of PhDs, Masters Degrees (for granting professional status and for specialization) anywhere in Europe, mobility between countries and continuous learning.

    PRIVATE DEGREES

    Alternatively, the School also offers Master's and Expert programs, private degrees issued by the Universidad Europea that cater for specific labor market requirements in order to perfect professional skills.

    PERSONALIZED EDUCATION AND TRAINING

    Students receive personalized education and training in small groups and they round off their learning with advisor support, whereby they can take maximum advantage of their education and training and realize their full potential.

    ALUMNI

    Our commitment to our students does not end when they graduate. Through Alumni, former Graduate School students can keep up to date with everything the Universidad Europea continues to offer them as a professional partner: job offers, special training, conferences, networking events, etc.

    ADMISSIONS

    The admissions process for doing any of the schools graduate programs is open all year round, enrollment on any of our programs is however contingent on there being vacancies. To complete the admissions process, candidates must follow these simple steps:

    Download the Admission Form

    1. PERSONALIZED GUIDANCE
    2. SENDING IN THE APPLICATION AND DOCUMENTATION IN ORDER TO EVALUATE THE CANDIDATE'S PROFILE
    3. PERSONAL INTERVIEW AND PROFILE APPRAISAL
    4. CONFIRMATION OF ADMISSION
    5. FORMAL RESERVATION OF A PLACE AND ENROLLMENT

    The admissions process does not involve any costs or commitment for candidates, until their place is formally reserved.

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