Physical activity and exercise in a life course perspective and with a special focus on aging (MAVIT5600)

Master's course
For exchange students

This course has a focus on knowledge about the interaction between disease mechanisms and exercise and specific physical activities. This includes basic insight into disease manifestations and mechanisms seen in conjunction with prevention, treatment and rehabilitation from a life course perspective. The course looks at the prescription of physical activity and exercise with a view to elaborating on the general guidelines in terms of components frequency, intensity, type and duration.

  • Admission requirements

    Applicants must be admitted to a master's/postgraduate programme related to health sciences.

  • How to apply

    International exchange students select courses when applying for exchange.

  • Course description

    For more information about this course, take a look at the course description (

  • Costs

    There is no semester fee for exchange students.

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