AECC University College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This contemporary, professionally underpinned programme develops exercise science and rehabilitation practitioners who can deliver evidence-based interventions that enhance recovery, health and mobility across a broad range of populations. The Clinical Exercise and Rehabilitation Science programme is designed to develop a strong foundation for safe, evidence-based, and competent practice in the areas of exercise programme design, implementation, and rehabilitation. Students will develop the expertise to work with a broad range of populations including: injury, illness, disability groups, different age groups, through to sports participants and elite performers. The programme also develops a scientific knowledge base and practical skills to safely prescribe and manage exercise and rehabilitation programmes. Graduates from this programme would be well placed to gain employment working as part of exercise referral programmes, clinical practice, exercise medicine, rehabilitation programmes, and delivering exercise interventions to specific populations.
Year 1 - Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Psychology of Exercise, Health & Sport, Motor Learning & Biomechanics, Introduction to Research Methods, Prescribing Exercise Year 2 - Research Methods, Motor Control and Decline, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Exercise Prescription, Advanced Anatomy, Promoting Health & Wellbeing Year 3 - Dissertation, Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Exercise Management & Long Term Conditions, Consulting and Private Practice
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||AECC University College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
To meet the minimum English Language requirements of the programme, applicants will need to achieve an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each section.
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||from 3 A-levels (or equivalent)|
|A level||BBB||to include one of; Biology, Human Biology or Physical Education. General Studies will not be considered.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||in a relevant subject such as; Sports Science, Sports (Coaching and Fitness), Applied Science|
|Access to HE Diploma||Grades will need to total 120 UCAS points or above in a relevant subject such as; Sports Science|
|Scottish Higher||BBBBBB||to include either Biology or Physical Education|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||32 points||to include either Biology or Physical Education to Higher Level|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3, H3||to include either Biology or Physical Education|
Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A*-C including Maths and English, or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||with no less than 5.5 in each section|
|TOEFL (iBT)||79||with minimum scores of 17 in Writing and Listening, 18 in Reading, 20 in Speaking|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|