Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Education and Sport

Physical Education Pre-Service Preparation teacher

The Bachelor program in Physical Education Pre-Service Preparation teacher allows students to explore potential of the training and physical activities in improving well-being of the human body. Since Azerbaijan is recognized as a leading sports country in the region, it is best placed to prepare internationally competitive highly competent sport professionals. Graduates of the program will get the opportunity to work as certified Physical Education teachers at K-12 schools, sports-oriented schools, vocational schools and colleges, and private sports institutions.

The physical fitness of the human body, design and development of physical exercises, functional and physical development of K-12 students, and systematic control over the motor abilities and similar job duties are included into professional capacity of a physical education teacher.

The Bachelor program in Physical Education Pre-Service preparation teacher consists of 240 ECT credits in accordance with the Bologna system, and its duration is 4 years. The program is designed on the bases of international experience.

At the same time, students of the Bachelor program in Physical Education Pre-Service preparation teacher will be involved in intensive internship programs that will help them to get practical experience and learn from well-known physical education teachers. Additionally, students will be able to enhance their education through professional development programs or master's degree programs.