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Institute of Human Movement Science and Health

Sports – over 60 years in Chemnitz and Zwickau

Since 2013...
  • More than 150 graduates
  • 12 doctorates in this field
  • 77 publications (source: university library)
2013 Redesignated to Institute of Human Movement Science and Health at the Technische Universität Chemnitz
2003 - 2012
  • More than 900 graduates
  • A total of 22 doctorates in this field
  • 224 publications (source: university library)
2009 Implementation of the master’s degree program "Prevention, Rehabilitation and Fitness Sports" and "Sports Engineering"
2006 Implementation of the bachelor’s degree program "Prevention, Rehabilitation and Fitness Sports"
2003 Founding of the Institute of Sport Science at the Technischen Universität Chemnitz
1999 Termination of enrolment to study teacher training
1992 Incorporation of the "Pädagogischen Hochschule" Zwickau into the Technische Universität Chemnitz. Sports education in the traditional Master of Science qualification, the "Chemnitzer Modell" and studying teacher training
1950 - 1972
  • Education of more than 4500 physical education teachers and Masters of Science
  • 58 doctorates in this field (thereof 9 "habilitations" (postdoctoral qualifications))
  • Publication of 630 articles in professional journals
  • Execution of 30 scientific conferences and colloquia
  • Development of sports curricula for the Free State of Saxony
1973 Founding of the "Pädadogischen Hochschule" Zwickau
1965 Formation of the Institute of Pedagogy in Zwickau
1958 Beginning of research in the field of school sports
1956 Founding of the Institute of Pedagogy in Chemnitz, including qualification of teacher training in physical education
1950 First courses in physical education

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