University of Ljubljana

Fakulteta za šport

Sports Recreation – basic data about the programme

Type and name of programme:

Bachelor’s university study programme Sports Recreation.
 

Professional title:

Professional title gained in the study programme: BACHELOR OF SPORTS RECREATION (UNIVERSITY). Abbreviated title BSR.
 

 Duration of the programme:

The programme lasts for 6 semesters (3 years) and totals 180 CP.

 

 Definition of the basic aims of the programme:

  • Education of animators of sports recreation for the work in service activities in the area of sport and tourism
  • Education of animators of sports recreation for the work in free-time service activities 
     

 General competences gained in the course of the programme:

  • Ability to work in a team and communicate well
  • Flexible use of knowledge in practice
  • Knowledge and understanding of institutional frameworks of work (demands, legislation, documentation needs, legal aspects of work in sport and tourism)
  • Knowledge of pedagogic, andragogical and didactic strategies of action
  • Knowledge and understanding of developmental principles, differences and needs of an individual
  • Understanding of individual values and value systems
  • Knowledge of ethics and codices of the professional field
  • General organizational abilities
  • IT literacy
  • Communication in foreign language
  • Knowledge of first aid

 

Course-specific competences gained in the course of the programme:

  • Understanding of anthropological and kinesiological bases of sport
  • Knowledge of biopsychosocial characteristics of various groups of people
  • Sensitivity to and openness towards people, taking account of social circumstances of sport
  • Knowledge of health aspects of sport
  • Knowledge of physiological aspects of sport
  • Knowledge of basic biomechanical aspects of sport
  • Knowledge of the basics of tourism, connections between sport and tourism and sports animation in tourist offer
  • Knowledge and understanding of the organization of sport and tourism
  • Knowledge of the problems connected with free time in relation to sport and tourism
  • Knowledge of physical, motor and health characteristics of children and young people, adults, the elderly and special groups of people
  • Mastering suitable diagnostic procedures in the professional area
  • Ability to analyse and plan sports practice of the families, adults, the elderly and special groups of people
  • Knowledge of the chosen sports recreational activities connected with tourism
  • Knowledge of the characteristics of healthy diet
  • Knowledge of the methods of regeneration after sports practice
  • Organizational abilities and knowledge of how to perform sports recreational and tourist activities
  • Knowledge of water rescue
  • Ability to work with state-of-the-art teaching technologies in sports recreation