Master in Talent Identification and Development in Soccer - Escuela Universitaria Real Madrid | Educartis

10500


Madrid
9 months
Master/MBA
On Campus

Benefits

Course Overview

Through the Master in Talent Identification and Development in Soccer, students acquire basic and specialist expertise in the methods of identifying, capturing and developing soccer talent; leadership in talent management; the skills for managing soccer teams, schools and academies; and the application of new technologies for understanding and assessing players in training and competition situations in order to develop their capabilities.

The Real Madrid Graduate School - Universidad Europea is based on the experience of the most important sports club in the world and the rigor of Universidad Europea to offer a benchmark Master in the field of sports.

Through the Master in Talent Identification and Development in Soccer, students acquire basic and specialist expertise in the methods of identifying, capturing and developing soccer talent; leadership in talent management; the skills for managing soccer teams, schools and academies; and the application of new technologies for understanding and assessing players in training and competition situations in order to develop their capabilities.

At the same time, they analyze the different models and programs for training soccer talent developed by leading professional soccer clubs.

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Students acquire basic and specialist expertise in the methods of identifying, capturing and developing soccer talent; leadership in talent management; the skills for managing soccer teams, schools and academies; and the application of new technologies for understanding and assessing players in training and competition situations in order to develop their capabilities.

Admission Criteria

The admissions process for Real Madrid Graduate School programs can take place at any time during the year, although enrollment on any graduate program will depend on the availability of places.Once candidates have received advice and have provided the necessary documentation, the Graduate Admissions staff will set a date for taking theentrance exams corresponding to the program they are interested in, and for apersonal interview with the Master's Program Director or a member of the Admissions Committee.The admissions process involves no costs or commitment for candidates until their place is formally reserved.The admissions process consists of the following stages:- Personalized advice- Submission of application and documentation for assessment of the candidate's profile- Profile assessmentand interview- Confirmation of admission- Formal reservation and enrollment

Detailed course information

MODULE 1.- Identifying, Capturing and Developing Soccer Talent.
Concept of talent. Definition, principles and characteristics of talent
Theoretical bases of sports guidance:
Aims and types of selection
Methodology and control of the variables affecting sporting success
Assessment and monitoring of training in different contexts
Sports transitions
Comparative analysis of methods for identifying and selecting talent

MODULE 2.- Talent Training Models and Programs
Process of selecting, attracting and identifying players
Playing systems
Basic aims and concepts of the game of soccer
Constructing training tasks. Training manuals. Training for specific positions
Training planning and scheduling
Entrepreneurial seminar
Designing and organizing sports campuses
Designing facilities in sports complexes. Visits to facilities

MODULE 3.- Technological Resources for Developing Sports Talent Applied to Soccer
Conceptualizing competitor analysis
Analysis of the training process
Programs and evaluations for monitoring players through technology. Individual and group scouting
Techniques for analyzing performance in top-level competitions
Using new technologies for competitor analysis
Monitoring athletic training

MODULE 4.- Human Resources Management and People Management Skills
Leadership
Sports coaching
Emotional intelligence
Intrapersonal and interpersonal communication
Conflict management
Teamwork
Negotiation
Time management
Decision-making

MODULE 5.- Talent Management
Player process
Structuring teams: evaluation and analysis, defining needs
Devising an employment policy with players and technical staff
Drawing up an annual budget

MODULE 6.- Practicum
Essential phase in student training, consisting of two fundamental activities:
A stay abroad at a European soccer club which currently leads the field in talent scouting and development, and in managing schools and academies
The Master's Thesis

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Where and When

01/04/2019

Campus de Villaviciosa de Odón


Calle Tajo, s/n, Villaviciosa de Odón, Nuñez de Balboa, 120, 28006 - Madrid, Madrid, Spain

01/04/2019

Real Madrid Training Complex


Camino Sintra, s/n, Valdedebas, Nuñez de Balboa, 120, 28006 - Madrid, Madrid, Spain