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Justus Liebig university of Giessen


Human Movement Analytics | Biomechanics, Motor Control and Learning

Subjects: Human Movement Analytics,Biomechanics, Motor Control and Learning,Human Movement Analytics,Biomechanics

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
304 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

The Master's study programme ‘Human Movement Analytics - Biomechanics, Motor Control, and Learning (Master of Science)’ equips students with deep knowledge and skills rooted in movement science, biomechanics, and neuroscience. It hones methodological expertise and opens doors to advanced research in movement analytics, biomechanics, behavioural science, and neurophysiologically oriented motor research. The curriculum emphasizes the theoretical and methodological foundations necessary for analyzing human motion. Students gain competencies to tackle both fundamental and applied questions at the highest scientific level. This includes areas such as health care, competitive sports, orthopaedic and neurological rehabilitation, ergonomics, and occupational science. By focusing on these core areas, the programme ensures that graduates are well-prepared to contribute to and lead in their respective fields. The study subjects and programme names are integral to this comprehensive educational experience, fostering a deep understanding and practical application of human movement analytics.

Program Information

Study Location Giessen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 304 EUR
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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
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TOEFL IBT No information

Language requirements for Human Movement Analytics: Biomechanics, Motor Control, and Learning (HMA:BMCL) As the entire course of study is taught in English, applicants must provide proof of sufficient English language skills. Applicants must reach at least a level of proficiency corresponding to level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Although level C1 is considered as helpful, it is not mandatory. The proficiency level can be certified as follows: School reports: English language skills must be documented over at least 6 years, up to the degree which entitles university entrance. or TOEFL Test iBT (internet-based test) or some other kind of language test. or: proof of university entrance qualification awarded for one of the following countries: Australia, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, the USA, the UK, South Africa. or: proof of completion of an English-language Bachelor’s degree course.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree with at least 180 ECTS points, obtained in one of the following scientific fields: Physical Activity and Health (Bewegung und Gesundheit, JLU Giessen) Biomedical engineering Sports and Technology or related programmes plus Teacher training programmes in sports combined with mathematics, physics or computer science The board of examiners can recognize degrees in addition to the above. The board of examiners can approve of other degrees with and without further requirements. In case there are further requirements to be fulfilled, students can catch up on a maximum of 30 CP. When in doubt, the board of examiners can conduct an additional interview with the applicant in order to discuss questions.

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