Investigation Units

Social Sciences

Research Center in Sciences of Human Movement (CIMOHU, for its acronym in Spanish)

It looks for planning, developing, executing and disseminating research projects that aid solving relevant problems regarding three areas of Science and Human Movement: pedagogy of the movement, sports output and exercise, and well-being and health.

The CIMOHU looks for developing knowledge about the human movement and the recreation at the light of the national framework, to offer policies and guidelines defined for the field of action. To demonstrate the effect of the physical exercise, sports, and human movement in educative processes, in the motor development and the affective aspects of people

Centro de Investigación en Ciencias del Movimiento Humano (CIMOHU)


  • To generate scientific knowledge for the national and international community by means of the integration of areas related to the sciences of human movement. CIMOHU promotes the interchange of knowledge with national and international institutions, the respect and integration of the formation areas of different professionals as well as their personal and cultural backgrounds

Main functions

  • To plan, manage, execute and disseminate research projects that aid to solve relevant problems related to the three main areas of attention of the sciences of human movement, according to the emphasis of the career



  • Evaluation of the body composition and the mineral bone density