Education - Bachelor's Degree

UNIVERSITY

NATIONAL SPORTS ACADEMY
'VASSIL LEVSKI' - SOFIA
1700 Sofia, Bulgaria (EU) | About the University

GYMNASTICS DEPARTMENT

National Sports Academy

In the summer of 2007 I successfully passed theoretical and practical exams in order to start a BA Degree at the National Sports Academy 'Vassil Levski'. On 22 August 2007 I was registered for the 4 academic year full time higher education course leading to the degree Bachelor of Arts, programmes: Sports and Physical Education.

As of 20 June 2011 I (student number 26433) have studied eight semesters (four academic years), and have attended lectures and passed examinations in the following subjects:

N
Subject
Taught hours
* L | S | I
ECTS
Grade
1.
Pedagogy and Sport Pedagogy
44 | 44 | 92
6
Very Good 5.00
2.
Psychology and Sport Psychology
45 | 60 | 105
7
Excellent 6.00
3.
Functional Anatomy and Foundamentals of Anthropology
45| 60 | 105
7
Excellent 6.00
4.
Biomechanics and Sport Technique Analysis
28 | 28 | 64
4
Excellent 6.00
5.
Physiology and Physical Exercises Physiology
68 | 52 | 120
8
Very Good 5.00
6.
Biochemistry and Physical Exercises Biochemistry
46 | 29 | 75
5
Excellent 6.00
7.
Sport Medicine and Hygiene
46 | 44 | 90
6
Good 4.00
8.
Philosophy
14 | 16 | 30
2
Good 4.00
9.
Sport Sociology
20 | 10 | 30
2
Satisfactory 3.00
10.
Physical Education and Sport Hystory
22 | 23 | 45
3
Very Good 5.00
11.
Informatics with Movements Modeling
16 | 44 | 60
4
Excellent 6.00
12.
English Language
- | 112 | 128
8
Very Good 4.50
13.
Theory and Methods of the Sport Training
56 | 34 | 90
6
Excellent 6.00
14.
Theory and Methods of the Physical Education
28 | 28 | 64
4
Very Good 5.00
15.
Research Work Fundamentals
25 | 50 | 75
5
Good 4.00
16.
Sport Management
22 | 22 | 46
3
Excellent 6.00
17.
Track and Field
12 | 78 | 90
6
Very Good 5.00
18.
Gymnastics
6 | 84 | 90
6
Excellent 6.00
19.

Swimming

- Water Sports Training Course

10| 50 | 60

- | 90 | 60

4

5

Good 4.00

Pass

20.
Handball
10 | 34 | 46
3
Excellent 6.00
21.
Basketball
10 | 34 | 46
3
Good 4.00
22.
Volleyball
10 | 34 | 46
3
Very Good 5.00
23.
Football
10 | 34 | 46
3
Excellent 6.00
24.
Kinesitherapy
22 | 22 | 46
3
Excellent 6.00
25.
Sport Massage
6 | 24 | 30
2
Very Good 5.00
26.
Sport for Everyone
10 | 20 |30
2
Very Good 5.00
27.
Adapted Physical Activity
6 | 24 | 30
2
Very Good 5.00
28.
Sport and Pedagogical Elaboration
- | 360 | 120
16
Excellent 6.00
29.
Ski and Winter Sports Training Course
- | 90 | 60
5
Good 4.00
30.

Tourism, Alpinism, Orientation and TAO Training Course

- | 90 | 60
5
Very Good 5.00
31.
Sport Specialty - Artistic Gymnastics
95 | 295 | 390
26
Excellent 5.67
32.
Management Practice
- | 30 | 120
5
Excellent 6.00
33.
Training and Methodical Practice
- | 30 | 60
3
Excellent 6.00
34.
Pre-graduation Coach Practice
- | 90 | 360
15
Pass
35.
Coursework Defence: 'Kinematic Analysis of Dismount - Double Salto bwd. Stretched on Still Rings'
- | - | 90
3
Excellent 6.00
36.
Olympism and Olympic Movement
15 | - | 15
1
Excellent 6.00
37.
Psychology of Coach Activity
15 | - | 15
1
Excellent 6.00
38.
Student's Locomotory Activity
30 | - | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
39.
Non-verbal Communication in Sport
30 | - | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
40.
Ecology and Disasters Protection
30 | - | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
41.
Sports Formations Management
30 | - | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
42.
Sport Law
30 | - | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
43.
Autogenic Training
15 | - | 45
2
Excellent 6.00
44.
Sport Elaboration
- | 165 | 165
11
Excellent 6.00
45.
Chess
- | 15 | 15
1
Excellent 6.00
46.
Football for Disabled
- | 30 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
47.
Curling
- | 15 | 15
1
Excellent 6.00
48.
Power Training
- | 30 | 30
2
Very Good 5.00
49.
Taekwon-Do
- | 30 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
50.
Bodybuilding
- | 30 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
51.
Communication Psychology
- | 30 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
52.
Conflicts Psychology and Conflicts Solution Strategies
- | 15 | 15
1
Excellent 6.00

Total hours taught in the course of study: 7140
Total number of credits earned in the course of study: 238
Grade point average in the course of study: Very Good 5.45

N
FIRST MAJOR STATE EXAMINATION
GRADE
1.
Practical Examination in Artistic Gymnastics - examination class
Excellent 6.00
2.
Defence of Graduation Thesis: 'Kinematic analysis of the dismounts - double salto bwd. stretched and double salto bwd stretched with 360° turn  on Still Rings'
Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Iliq Kyuchukov, Ph.D.
Excellent 6.00

Credits earned on the state exam: 10
State examinations average grade: Excellent 6.00
Diploma total grade: Excellent 5.73

 

Second major

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

N
Subject
Taught hours
* L | S | I
ECTS
Grade
1.
Theory and Methods of Physical Education
18 | 26 | 46
3
Excellent 6.00
2.
Methods of Teaching Track and Field
4 | 28 | 28
2
Excellent 6.00
3.
Methods of Teaching Gymnastics
4 | 28 | 28
2
Excellent 6.00
4.
Methods of Teaching Basketball
- | 20 | 40
2
Satisfactory 3.00
5.
Methods of Teaching Volleyball
- | 20 | 40
2
Very Good 5.00
6.
Methods of Teaching Handball
- | 20 | 40
2
Good 4.00
7.
Methods of Teaching Football
- | 20 | 40
2
Very Good 5.00
8.
Wrestling
4 | 26 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
9.
Rhythmic and Dances
2 | 28 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
10.
Active Games
4 | 26 | 30
2
Excellent 6.00
11.
Training and Methodical Practicum
30 | - | 60
3
Excellent 6.00
12.
Teacher's Training
- | 120 | 120
8
Pass

Total hours taught in the course of study: 8100
Total number of credits earned in the course of study: 270
Grade point average in the course of study: Very Good 5.44

N
SECOND MAJOR STATE EXAMINATION
GRADE
1.
Practical Examination in Type of Sports - examination class
Excellent 6.00
2.
Complex Theory Examination
Excellent 6.00

Credits earned on the state exam: 10
State examinations average grade: Excellent 6.00
Diploma total grade: Excellent 5.72

 

Reg. No 22706 from 20 September 2011

* Notes:

Grading system: the highest grat is Excellent 6.00, the lowest passing - Satisfactory 3.00

Taught hours: L - lectures; S - seminars; I - individual work

 

 

Bachelor's Thesis Defence

Gymnastics Department at the NSA 'Vassil Levski'

Official Defence - Presentation

Video formats: MP4 | Ogg | WebM | Also available on YouTube

NEW

Should you require more information about the Thesis Paper, go to the Scientific Papers »

 

Awarded Qualifications:
1. Artistic Gymnastics Coach
2. Physical Education Teacher

Stefan Kolimechkov - BA Degree in Sport Science and Physical Education

In June 2011, I officially graduated my 4-year course for a BA Degree after excellent defence of my thesis paper and excellent grades on the state exams in front of the Gymnastics Department and the Physical Education Department at the National Sports Academy 'Vassil Levski' Sofia.

 

 

Education

Bachelor's Academic Degree

Sport's Science & Physical Education

Artistic Gymnastics Coach and Physical Education Teacher

Issued on 20 September 2011 by:
National Sports Academy & Ministry of Education Youth and Science (Bulgaria)
Reg.N: 22706

 

Bachelor's Degree, 2011