UPS-Cuenca Undergraduate Programs

Physical Education

Physical Education students in a Taichi class

Degree: Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education

Study Mode: Part Time On Campus

Class Availability: Part Time On Campus

Campus: Cuenca

Duration: 8 semesters

Description

The aim of the physical education major is to educate professionals integrally with scientific, ethical and critical awareness from a Christian-Salesian perspective so they can develop and transform society by keeping in mind the existing balance between humans and their environment

Professional Profile

  • A licentiate in physical education is a professional with integral, systematic and flexible education in the scientific and technical field of human movement who is able to efficiently contribute to the integral development of society by considering the balance that exists between people and their environment. They work under a Christian-Salesian perspective to enhance people's quality of life.    
  • A physical education professional is able to work in physical education management, manage physical education programs in public and private institutions, work in physical therapy, advise in sports science, be a trainer or a monitor. 

 


Physical Education Director

Julio César Chuqui Calle

  • Licenciate in Physical Education
  • Secondary Education Teacher
  • Masters Degree in Physical Education

jchuqui@ups.edu.ec

Professors

Professors Email
ALVAREZ ALVAREZ MARIO GERMAN malvareza@ups.edu.ec
CHUQUI CALLE JULIO CESAR jchuqui@ups.edu.ec
CONTRERAS CALLE WILSON TEODORO tcontreras@ups.edu.ec
QUEZADA ANDRADE JACINTO DAMIAN jquezada@ups.edu.ec
RAMON RAMON FRANKLIN OMAR framon@ups.edu.ec
VALVERDE CRIOLLO NARCISA DE JESUS BARBARITA nvalverde@ups.edu.ec