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M2 PAEH Physical Activity, Exercise and Health

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  • Places available
    26
  • Language(s) of instruction
    English
Présentation
Objectives

The educational and scientific objectives of the course are as follows:
Firstly, the course aims to give national and international students a scientific knowledge base in the theoretical fields of Exercise physiology. This involves training the student in the evaluation and prescription of physical activity for patients suffering from different pathologies (metabolic, inflammatory, cardiorespiratory, cancer); and/or using all physical and/or sports  activities for purposes of prevention, rehabilitation (or recovery), post-rehabilitation, re-education, education; and/or for the social integration of people with disabilities or from at-risk populations.

Secondly, the course aims to foster students' integration in the job market as executives in the health and social sectors and in associations, as well as in sports and educational organisations (health institutes, rehabilitation centres, retirement homes, educational medical centres, medical-professional and medical-social institutes, health networks, PA associations, specialised sports federations, fitness centres, local bodies, working in conjunction with at-risk populations).

Location
EVRY
Career prospects

There are many opportunities in research, development, prevention, rehabilitation, recovery, reintegration and re-education bodies that employ the effects of physical activity for drug-free therapy. These activities address both healthy public (primary prevention) and populations at specific risk (metabolic, cardiorespiratory pathologies, cancer, etc.).

Project manager in prevention
APA teacher
APA development officer
Engineer in adapted physical activities
APAS coordinator, consultant or project manager
Training and social organisations officer for special needs public
Team manager

Collaboration(s)
Laboratories

Laboratoire de Biologie de l'Exercice pour la Performance et la Santé (LBEPS). Co-tutelle Université d'Evry et Institut de Recherche Biomédicale des Armées (IRBA)
le CERITD ( (Centre d'études et de Recherches pour l'Intensification du traitement du Diabète).

Programme

The first semester will look at various aspects associated with physical activity in the prevention of cancer, cardiorespiratory and inflammatory diseases, the material and methods involved in exercise testing and prescription and will focus on further interactions with research and professional environments.

Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Physical Activity and Health Interventions 4 18 12
Physical Activity and disease 9 54 18
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Material and Methods for Exercise and Health 8 30 21
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Research and professional interaction 6 30

The second semester will mainly deal with the short and long term personal and professional projects of students including a particular attention to the internship.

Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Project Development 3 6 20
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Internship 30 20
Modalités de candidatures
Application period
From 01/04/2022 to 25/06/2022
Compulsory supporting documents
  • All transcripts of the years / semesters validated since the high school diploma at the date of application.

  • Motivation letter.

    (Written in English)
  • Curriculum Vitae.

    (Written in English)
Additional supporting documents
  • VAP file (obligatory for all persons requesting a valuation of the assets to enter the diploma).

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Course manager(s)
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