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Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

Graduate School of Health Sciences - Movement and Training Sciences in Sports - Second Cycle Programme with Thesis



General Description
History
Ege University Institute of Health Sciences, Movement and Training Department Scieences in Sports was established in 1994 and has started education in 1997
Qualification Awarded
The Master's Degree in Movement and Training Sciences in Sports is awarded to graduates who have successfully fulfilled the programme requirements.
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55. 2-English proficiency (at least 70 out of 100 from the Profiency Exam conducted by Ege University Foreign Language Department, or at least 50 out of 100 from ÜDS (University Language Examination conducted by OSYM) or TOEFL or IELTS score equivalent to UDS score of 50. The candidates fulfilling the criteria outlined above are invited to interwiev. The assessment for admission to masters programs is based on : 50% of ALES, 25% of academic success in the undergraduate programme (cumulative grade point average (CGPA) ) and 25% of interview grade. The required minimum interview grade is 50 out of 100. The candidates having an assessed score of 60 at least are accepted into the Master's programme. The results of the evaluation are announced by the Directorate of Graduate School.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Master's Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Master's Programme at EGE University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The decision taken will also include eligibility for exemption from some course requirements of the graduate program. Students who transfer from another university must be successful in the EGE University English Proficiency Exam or in an equivalent English examination. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University is not an exception to this.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The programme consists of a minimum of seven courses delivered within the graduate programme of the department and in related fields, one seminar course, and thesis, with a minimum of 21 local credits. The seminar course and thesis are non-credit and graded on a pass/fail basis. The duration of the programme is four semesters. The maximum period to complete course work in a masters program with thesis is 4 semesters. However, with the approval of their advisors, students can in subsequent semesters take additional departmental courses with or without credits. The total ECTS credits of the programme is 120 ECTS. A student may take undergraduate courses on the condition that the courses have not been taken during the undergraduate program. However, at most two of these courses may be counted to the Master's course load and credits. Students must register for thesis work and the Specialization Field course offered by his supervisor every semester following the semester, in which the supervisor is appointed. A student who has completed work on the thesis within the time period, must write a thesis, using the data collected, according to the specifications of the Graduate School Thesis Writing Guide. The thesis must be defended in front of a jury. The Master's thesis jury is appointed on the recommendations of the relevant Department Chairperson and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School. The jury is composed of the thesis supervisor and 3 to 5 faculty members. Of the appointed jury members, up to one may be selected from another Department or another University. In case the jury consists of 3 members, the co-supervisor cannot be the jury member. A majority vote by the jury members determines the outcome of the thesis or examination. The vote can be for "acceptance", "rejection" or "correction". The Department Chairperson will inform the Director of the Graduate School, in writing, of the jury's decision within 3 days. To correct or change a thesis found incomplete and/or inadequate by the jury, the jury must specify in its report that such corrections are necessary. A student may be given, by a decision of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School, up to three months to complete the corrections. The student must then retake the thesis examination.
Profile of The Programme
Movement and Training Department sports program conducts a dense education in sports sciences. This program provides students to participate in sports organizations in an effective way as a result of performed studies and provided opportunities. In addition, selective theoretical lessons and sports specific education are delivered.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Our graduates works in main and contry branch of directorate of youth and sports, sports federations, sports clubs, fitness centers and also works as personal trainers.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree may apply to doctorate (third cycle) programmes in the same or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Assessment and evaluation method for each lesson is described in “lesson learning plan” in detail.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Head of the Programme: Prof Dr Bahtiyar Özçaldıran; Ege Üniversitesi Beden Eğitimi ve Spor Yüksekokulu Bornova/İZMİR/TÜRKİYE 35100; e-mail: bahtiyar.ozcaldiran@ege.edu.tr Phone: +902323425714 Fax: +902323396000 ACTS Coordinator: Prof.Dr. Bahtiyar Özçaldıran; Ege Üniversitesi Beden Eğitimi ve Spor Yüksekokulu Bornova/İZMİR/TÜRKİYE 35100; e-mail: bahtiyar.ozcaldiran@ege.edu.tr Phone: +902323425714 Fax: +902323396000
Facilities
The resources and facilities of School of Physical Education and Sports in Ege University Campus are available.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to expand knowledge to expert level in various areas of concern, to comprehend and deepen the interaction of related disciplines depending on coaching qualification level.
2To be able to consider problems independently, develop solution methods, solve the problems, analyse the results and apply them by using theoretical and applied knowledge that in the coaching profession.
3To be able to implement new knowledge by combining informations from various disciplines; to solve problems that require expertise in sport by using scientific research methods.
4To be able to develop new strategic approaches and produce solutions by taking responsibility when faced with unpredictable complex situations in coaching.
5To be able to evaluate knowledge related with own occupational area, manage the learning process in the environmental area, and administrate advanced level studies independently.
6To be able to transfer a topic or study in the sport science field area in written, oral or visual form to groups from similar or different occupational areas.
7To be able to analyze, improve and take action when required in sport organisations, the relations with other social groups and the norms directing these relations using a critical approach; to develop strategy, politics and application plans and evaluate results through quality processes.
8To be able to communicate with own scientific audience or related groups in at least one foreign language.
9To be able to use software, information and communacition technologies in an advanced level required in the sport sciences area.
10To be able to convey and inspect social, scientific and ethical values in data collecting, commenting and declaration processes.

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
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KNOWLEDGE1
2
SKILLS1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2
3

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 930501SEÇ.YL1 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 15
2 9305015042016 Kinesiology Compulsory 2 0 0 5
3 9305015122016 Research Methods in Sport Sciences Compulsory 2 0 0 5
4 9305015192016 Theory and Methodology of Training Compulsory 2 0 0 5
Total 6 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 930501SEÇ.YL2 ELECTIVE COURSES Elective - - - 14
2 9305015202016 Measurement and Evaluation in Athletic Performance Compulsory 2 0 0 5
3 9305015222016 Physiological Adaptations of Athletic Training Compulsory 2 0 0 5
4 SBEYLSEM500 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
Total 4 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD501 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ501 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SBEYLUAD502 Specialization Field Course Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 SBEYLTEZ502 Thesis Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
 
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9305015212016 Doping and Ergogenic Supplements in Sports Elective 2 0 0 5
2 9305015232016 Sports Nutritions and Advanced Applications Elective 2 0 0 5
3 9305015242016 Sportive Injuries and Rehabilitation Elective 2 0 0 5
4 9305015252016 Essentials of Sports Physiology Elective 2 0 0 5
5 9305015262016 Sports Biomechanics Elective 2 0 0 5
6 9305015272016 Data Analysis in Sports Sciences Elective 2 0 0 5
7 9305015282016 Research and Publication Ethics in Sports Sciences Elective 2 0 0 5
8 9305015292016 Kinanthropometry Elective 2 0 0 5
9 9305015302016 New Trends in Fitness Elective 2 0 0 5
10 9305015312016 Movement Education and Performance in Childhood Elective 2 0 0 5
11 9305015322016 Essentials of Personal Fitness Training Elective 2 0 0 5
12 9305015332016 Coaching Education and Ethics Elective 2 0 0 5
13 9305015342016 Periodization of Training Elective 2 0 0 5
ELECTIVE COURSES
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9305015212016 Doping and Ergogenic Supplements in Sports Elective 2 0 0 5
2 9305015232016 Sports Nutritions and Advanced Applications Elective 2 0 0 5
3 9305015242016 Sportive Injuries and Rehabilitation Elective 2 0 0 5
4 9305015252016 Essentials of Sports Physiology Elective 2 0 0 5
5 9305015262016 Sports Biomechanics Elective 2 0 0 5
6 9305015272016 Data Analysis in Sports Sciences Elective 2 0 0 5
7 9305015282016 Research and Publication Ethics in Sports Sciences Elective 2 0 0 5
8 9305015292016 Kinanthropometry Elective 2 0 0 5
9 9305015302016 New Trends in Fitness Elective 2 0 0 5
10 9305015312016 Movement Education and Performance in Childhood Elective 2 0 0 5
11 9305015322016 Essentials of Personal Fitness Training Elective 2 0 0 5
12 9305015332016 Coaching Education and Ethics Elective 2 0 0 5
13 9305015342016 Periodization of Training Elective 2 0 0 5
 
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