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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor:Indra Vīnberga
Study type:Full time
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Medicine
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Sports Science; Sport Pedagogy


To introduce students to different sports games, including knowledge of the rules, basic techniques and the role of sports games in improving health and fitness.


Skills in sports games at the Secondary school programme level.

Learning outcomes


Students: know the rules of the sports games; name and describe the basic elements of the techniques of the sports games; explain the role of the sports games in improving health; demonstrate basic exercises for learning the technical elements of the sports games taught.


Students: select different exercises to learn the basic techniques of the sports games taught; understand and apply sports games in their daily activities to improve physical fitness and health; select appropriate elements of technique in game situations; explain the rules of the sports games learnt in game situations.


Using the acquired knowledge and skills, students will be able to apply sports games to strengthen health, improve physical abilities, use appropriate elements of technique and rules in game situations.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2023, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Medicine, SSNMFz8Master’sLimited choiceSvens Vilks
Medicine, MF7Master’sLimited choice
Medicine, SSNMF7Master’sLimited choiceLuisa Dombrovska, Svens Vilks
Planning period:Year 2024, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Medicine, SSNMFz7Master’sLimited choiceMārtiņš Markovs
Medicine, MF8Master’sLimited choice
Medicine, SSNMF8Master’sLimited choiceMārtiņš Markovs