Faculty of Physical
Education and Sport
Comenius University Bratislava

Department of Track and Field

Focus areas

Biomechanical analysis of athletic disciplines, the efficacy of special motor skills development (speed, endurance, explosive strength), formation of technique in athletic disciplines, physical fitness and performance capacity of teenagers, structure of sports performance, formation and verification of physical education performance standards, sports performance dependence on fitness.

Study programmes

  • Athletics – athletic training specialization, 10 terms, 40 credits
  • Strength and conditioning coach – strength and conditioning specialization, 10 terms, 40 credits
    The graduate obtains the highest qualification level – athletic trainer, strength and conditioning trainer.

Knowledge assessment
Written tests, oral exams, practical demonstrations of exercises / skills selected by tutor, special motor skill performance, evaluation of teaching skills.

Academic degrees

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Master’s degree
  • Mono- and interdisciplinary doctoral degree