PAH3000 - Physical Activity and Health

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Vurderingsordning: Written exam and course work
Karakter: Bokstavkarakterer

Vurdering Vekting Varighet Delkarakter Hjelpemidler
Course work 1 15/100
Written exam 55/100 90 minutter E
Course work 3 15/100
Course work 2 15/100

Faglig innhold

Relationship between physical activity and physical- and mental health, and mortality. Exercise in medicine. Promoting change at the individual and societal level. Physical activity and everyday life. Activity guidelines. Performance and health. Critical appraisal of evidence. Nature of evidence: epidemiology, laboratory research, qualitative studies. Physical activity and social inequality. Adverse impact of physical activity. Innovation and entrepreneurship in physical activity and health.



The candidate

  • has knowledge about the nature of scientific evidence relevant for physical activity and health (epidemiology, clinical studies, laboratory-based research, qualitative methods)
  • has advanced knowledge on how physical activity and inactivity affect health and disease across the lifespan
  • has thorough knowledge about current strategies and approaches to increase physical activity, and their evidence base
  • has in depth knowledge on how physical activity can be promoted at the individual and societal levels
  • has knowledge on how exercise training principles can be used to improve health and performance
  • has knowledge on how social inequities affect health and participation in physical activity


The candidate

  • can acquire and critically assess scientific evidence concerning the relationship between physical activity, health, disease, participation and performance
  • can describe challenges related to physical activity and health, and discuss appropriate solutions
  • can work independently and in groups to solve advanced problems related to physical activity and health, and propose innovative solutions

General competence

The candidate

  • can integrate knowledge and skills from relevant disciplines and professions into a common perspective on physical activity and health

Læringsformer og aktiviteter

Lectures, seminars, exercises, team-based learning, and more.

Mer om vurdering

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Regular final examination is given in the autumn semester only.

All 4 assessment components must be passed in order to get a valid result. Students with legitimate leave of absence and students who receive the grade F (fail) on the written examination may take a re-sit examination in the spring semester. If few candidates, the re-sit examination may be conducted as an oral examination. Students who fail the course work components or want to improve their grade must retake the course work in the next teaching semester.

Spesielle vilkår

Krever opptak til studieprogram:
Physical Activity and Health (MSPAHE)


Admission to the MSc in Physical Activity and Health. The course is compulsory for students admitted to the master's programme. Exchange students may be accepted after an individual evaluation.


Course literature will be presented at the start of the semester.


Emnekode Reduksjon Fra Til
BEV3023 2.5 HØST 2019
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Versjon: 1
Studiepoeng:  7.5 SP
Studienivå: Høyere grads nivå


Termin nr.: 1
Undervises:  HØST 2022

Undervisningsspråk: Engelsk

Sted: Trondheim

  • Helsevitenskap
  • Idrettsvitenskap
  • Bevegelsesvitenskap


Vurderingsordning: Written exam and course work

Termin Statuskode Vurdering Vekting Hjelpemidler Dato Tid Eksamens- system Rom *
Høst ORD Written exam 55/100 E 17.12.2022 15:00 INSPERA
Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
SL515 Sluppenvegen 14 2
SL111 orange sone Sluppenvegen 14 40
SL322 Sluppenvegen 14 1
Høst ORD Course work 1 15/100 INSPERA
Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Høst ORD Course work 2 15/100 INSPERA
Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Høst ORD Course work 3 15/100 INSPERA
Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
Vår UTS Written exam 55/100 E 19.05.2023 09:00 INSPERA
Rom Bygning Antall kandidater
  • * Skriftlig eksamen plasseres på rom 3 dager før eksamensdato. Hvis mer enn ett rom er oppgitt, finner du ditt rom på Studentweb.

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