Theses and Learning Materials

Topics of Bachelor and Master Theses

Literature research:

  • Cognitive diagnostics in sports games (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Specificities of women's training (consideration of physical and psychological aspects) (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Consideration of the development of high and peak performance age in top-class golf over the past 10 years (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,; Dr. F. Seifriz,
  • Gender-specific and individualised aspects of training and injury risk (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,

Experimental research:

  • Agility in volleyball (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Change of direction ability in the sports game of handball (Contact: Dr. F. Fasold,
  • Development of a cognitive and motor training program for young professionals (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,

Correlational research:

  • Relationships between character strengths, well-being, and sports enjoyment in youth soccer (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,; N. Riedl,

Research on existing data (including video recording or eye-tracking data):

  • Movement analyses of beach and indoor volleyball players of the highest German beach volleyball tour (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Analysis of the running and movement behaviour of referees (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Gaze behaviour of Basketball Bundesliga referees (Contact: Univ.-Prof. Dr. S. Klatt,
  • Performance factors in the sports game of handball (Contact: Dr. F. Fasold,

Learning Materials


Kognition und Motorik: Sportpsychologische Grundlagen und Anwendungen im Sport

(Eds. Stefanie Klatt and Bernd Strauß)

The motivation and goal of this book are to better understand the interplay between cognition and motor skills, taking into account different theories and approaches as well as different factors influencing motor and cognitive processes.

Beach Handball for Beginners

(Eds. Frowin Fasold, Alexander Gehrer and Stefanie Klatt)


Fasold, F. & Rathschlag, M. (2016). Handball. Prüfungsrelevantes Skript an der Deutschen Sporthochschule Köln. Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln, LFG Handball: Köln