Sports Therapy at Lincoln College University Centre - UCAS

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Course summary

The FdSc Sports Therapy programme aims to provide students with the skills required for a career in sports therapy. The FdSc Sports Therapy is a modularised programme that will involve participation in a work-based, on-site clinic and vocational learning activities, alongside the study of a range of underpinning theory related to Sports Therapy. Students will have the opportunity to gain the transferable skills necessary to be effective at work, including communication, team work, problem solving, and the use of Information Technology. The theoretical and practical techniques meet the National Occupational Standards for Sports Therapy. The FdSc Sports Therapy offers additional vocational qualifications alongside the main qualification. The following courses / qualifications may be available for selection: Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Level 4 Diploma in Sports Therapy Additional industry-relevant qualifications may be offered

Modules

Research and Study Skills for HE What is Research? Testing and Screening of the Lower Limb Testing and Screening of the Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Anatomy in the Production of Movement Nutritional Strategies within Injury Rehabilitation Manual Soft Tissue Skills Pathology of Injury Research Project Functional Screening for Injury Prevention Strength and Conditioning to Improve Performance Advanced Sports Therapy Skills Skills for Business within Clinical Practice Clinical Sports Therapy Sports Therapy in Industry

Assessment method

Practical assessments Written examinations Coursework portfolios Written assessments

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C630
Institution code:
L42
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS with an overall score of 6.0 and a minimum of 5.5 in each component Equivalent English language qualifications may be acceptable for applicants requiring a visa

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9500 Year 1
Channel Islands £9500 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9500 Year 1
England £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
International £9500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees will remain unchanged for the duration of a student’s continuous enrolment. Sports kit - £130 (compulsory); DBS check - £48.20 (compulsory); Additional courses (optional) - varying costs Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The Career Degree bursary was established in order to enhance our Higher Education students’ academic programme and support their studies - helping to make our students more employable, industry prepared and equipped for life as a graduate. A bursary of up to £500 for full-time students over the course of their programme to support any aspect of independent study or compulsory course specific costs. In addition, course coordinators will be allocated an additional payment to spend each academic year on enhancements that will support the development of employability skills and progression to graduate level employment. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves. *It cannot be substituted for cash, fee waiver or in-kind support funds Please see the full ‘HE Terms and Conditions’ for details of additional library and printing costs associated with this programme.

Sponsorship information

Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The Career Degree bursary was established in order to enhance our Higher Education students’ academic programme and support their studies - helping to make our students more employable, industry prepared and equipped for life as a graduate. A bursary of up to £500 for full-time students over the course of their programme to support any aspect of independent study or compulsory course specific costs. In addition, course coordinators will be allocated an additional payment to spend each academic year on enhancements that will support the development of employability skills and progression to graduate level employment. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves. *It cannot be substituted for cash, fee waiver or in-kind support funds Please see the full ‘HE Terms and Conditions’ for details of additional library and printing costs associated with this programme.

Sports Therapy at Lincoln College University Centre - UCAS