Our MSc Sports Therapy aims to prepare students to apply sports science knowledge and principles to the assessment and treatment of injuries within a sporting context. The course is designed to develop skills in pitch side first aid and trauma management, clinical injury assessment and competency in planning and implementing appropriate treatment and rehabilitation programmes for a range of sports injuries. As a student you have the opportunity to develop the skills to utilise sports and exercise principles to optimise performance. You have the chance to learn to provide immediate care of injuries and the capability of providing basic life support in a recreational, training and competitive environment. In addition, you can develop the skills to research and apply research findings to sports therapy practice.
For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.
The programme utilises a full range of assessments including: Portfolio; Reflective blog; Phase test; Practical; Assignment; Dissertation.
First or second class honours degree in sport and exercise science and a successful interview. An applicant may also be considered with an alternative degree if supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject through their experience or training. It is anticipated that this would be from within the work environment, additional qualifications or volunteering. Satisfactory enhanced DBS checks will be required by all applicants prior to acceptance on the course. International students will require English language at IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Whole course|
Additional fee information
University of Lincoln
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