Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation

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Course summary

Overview The study of the effects of exercise and recovery from injury has given practitioners a greater understanding of how a health care practitioner can help the human body to perform and recover. Our sport and exercise rehabilitation graduates are in high demand, able to support people to reach their peak potential. Why study BSc Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation at Middlesex University? We focus on increasing your critical awareness of the current trends in sport and exercise rehabilitation, and build your confidence to apply these pioneering advancements to the workplace. Sport rehabilitation research is consistently focused on improving athletic performance and reducing injury risk. You will study at the heart of this research, building the knowledge and skills to implement rehabilitation programmes, to return athletes to optimum fitness. You will complete 400 hours of placement within the course in a variety of settings including charity events such as the London Marathon, elite sports clubs and academy’s and Physiotherapy clinics. This course is accredited by BASRAT who have recently been successful in their application to join the Voluntary Health Care Professions council Register, who have created an accredited voluntary register for graduates. This move will enhance your credibility in the sport rehabilitation field and will further improve your graduate employment opportunities. The course is also accredited by the Sports Massage Association which means you will have the opportunity to be qualified up to a level 4 standard Sports Massage Therapist within the course. Course highlights We nurture determined, professional graduate sports rehabilitators, primed with the technical skills, and scientific knowledge, to work across the spectrum of rehabilitation and fitness professions Our state-of-the-art sports facilities at Allianz Park are unique, and include clinical teaching rooms, sports injury clinic, rehabilitation, conditioning, and health and fitness suites and research labs With staff working within the industry and previous students that have gone on to gain employment, we have a variety of placements opportunities for students including those working in elite sport Our staff are active sports medicine professionals; many are sport rehabilitators and physiotherapists at the national and international level As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Course details


Year 1 Pathology, Classification and Mechanism of Injury (15 credits) - Compulsory Fundamentals of Training Principles in Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation (15 credits) - Compulsory Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Science (30 credits) - Compulsory Anatomy, Client Assessment and Sports Massage (30 credits) - Compulsory Professional Skills and Work Based Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 2 Applied Sport and Exercise Nutrition (15 credits) - Compulsory Corrective Exercise Based Rehabilitation (15 credits) - Compulsory Pitch Side and Immediate Care (15 credits) - Compulsory Introduction to Therapeutic Modalities (15 credits) - Compulsory Advanced Soft Tissue Techniques (15 credits) - Compulsory Clinical Biomechanics (15 credits) - Compulsory Research Methods (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 3 Work Based Practice (15 credits) - Compulsory Advanced Client Care (30 credits) - Compulsory Advanced Rehabilitation and Performance Programming (30 credits) - Compulsory Dissertation (30 credits) - Compulsory Modules for direct entry onto year 2 or 3 differ from those listed above. For details please visit the course page on Middlesex University’s website.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.

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Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

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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
EU £14700 Year 1
International £14700 Year 1

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