Edge Hill University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sports Therapy

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Course summary

In pursuit of sporting excellence, the human body is often pushed to its limits, with consequences frequently arising in the form of physical injury. This professionally accredited degree provides you with the skills and knowledge to help injured athletes recover through rehabilitation and return to peak fitness and competitive sport. Designed specifically for people who wish to pursue a career in sports therapy, the course has a strong practical emphasis, underpinned by solid theoretical knowledge. It also provides experience working with clients in our on-campus clinic which is a key feature of this degree. On graduation you will be eligible for membership of The Society of Sports Therapists, which carries professional indemnity insurance.

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

You will be assessed using practical examinations, clinical portfolios, essays, critical analysis of papers, oral presentations, case studies and independent research. Given the professional requirements of the programme, you will be required to pass all elements of assessment on core modules.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • The Society of Sports Therapists

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2022.

If you already have a 2022 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

Course code:
CB63
Institution code:
E42
Campus name:
Ormskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are subject to Government approval. Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.
Sports Therapy at Edge Hill University - UCAS