Sports and Exercise Medicine at University of South Wales - UCAS

University of South Wales

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

Sports and Exercise Medicine (Taught)

Course summary

The Postgraduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine is for those working in a sports clinic environment who want to enhance their employability by developing the skills to critically assess, evaluate and disseminate evidence. This online course is delivered by an innovative and experienced team who have an established international reputation in sports and exercise medicine. The curriculum is based on the specialist training curriculum developed by the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians. It therefore meets the highest standards for Sports and Exercise Medicin education and will enhance national and international employability. On completion you can progress to the MSc Sports and Exercise Medicine (online delivery)


Modules •Anatomy, Physiology and Psychology of Sport and Exercise •Exercise and Sport in Relation to Chronic Disease and Populations •Common Sports Injuries and Investigation •Management and Rehabilitation Planning of Sports and Exercise Related Injuries •Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Return to Exercise •The Multidisciplinary Team in Exercise and Sport

Assessment method

You will be assessed via a range of methods including: •Clinical case scenarios, with case-based discussion •Individual learning portfolio •Group/individual activity •Case-based examination

Entry requirements

•An Honours degree at class 2:1 or above in a relevant health based subject or medicine or physiotherapy. •Accredited Prior Learning (APL) may be negotiated on an individual basis.

Fees and funding

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Sports and Exercise Medicine at University of South Wales - UCAS