Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Sports Therapy with Rehabilitation

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Course summary

Building on a firm academic underpinning in sports science, sports therapy and fitness instruction, this course provides you with a skills-set to succeed in the vocational therapy and instruction environment, as well as the ability to self-direct and develop professionally and entrepreneurially. The course also reflects the current demands and requirements of employers and customers in the market place. This is evidenced in the diverse approach to the modules on the programme. Successful students may choose to progress to the BA (Hons) Sports Therapy, a one year top-up programme also delivered at the College, to gain a full honours degree award.


Modules offered may vary. Year 1 modules include: Understanding Research Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology Exercise Practitioner Physiology in Sports Science Musculoskeletal Injuries and Assessment Sport Massage Year 2 modules include: Sports Research Biomechanics Sports Injury Management and Rehabilitation Advanced Soft Tissue Therapies Gym & Group Instructor Strength and Conditioning in Athletic Performance Evidence Based Practice and Treatment of Injuries

Assessment method

You will be assessed in a range of formats, from multiple choice exams to essays, reports, practical examinations, presentations, portfolios, projects and session delivery.

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

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants for the course will need to have 48 UCAS points. The points can be from a range of Level 3 qualifications (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, A level. Alternatively the applicant may possess a vocational equivalent qualification (level 3), such as VTCT, CYQ or Active IQ. Non-standard applicants will be considered on individual merit and industrial experience relevant to the programme.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6900 Year 1
England £6900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6900 Year 1
Scotland £6900 Year 1
Wales £6900 Year 1
Channel Islands £6900 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sports Therapy with Rehabilitation at Middlesbrough College - UCAS