Sport and Exercise Therapy at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS

Course summary

As the longest-running Sport and Exercise Therapy degree in Wales and accredited by the Society of Sports Therapists, this programme is designed to educate competent practitioners in all aspects of Sports Therapy. The Graduate Sports Therapist can choose to work in private sports injury clinics or in professional/semi-professional sports within the UK or overseas.


Year One - Level 4 (Cert HE, Dip HE & BSc) • Human Physiology & Fitness (20 credits; core) • Introduction to Clinical Assessment (20 credits; core) • Introduction to Soft Tissue Skills (20 credits; core) • Personal Training (20 credits; core) • Professional Skills for Sports Therapists (20 credits; core) • Sport and Exercise Injuries (20 credits; core). Year Two - Level 5 (Dip HE & BSc) • Biomechanical Assessment of Performance and Injury (20 credits; core) • Clinical Assessment (20 credits; core) • Early to Intermediate Rehabilitation (20 credits; core) • Exercise Physiology (20 credits; core) • Manual Therapy (20 credits; core) • Research in Health, Exercise and Physical Education (20 credits; core). Year Three - Level 6 (BSc) • Advanced Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention (20 credits; core) • Exercise and Specific Populations (20 credits; core) • Professional Practice in Sports Therapy (20 credits; core) • Research Project for Sports and Exercise Therapists (40 credits; core) • Sports Trauma Management (20 credits; core).

Assessment method

The degree is predominantly assessed through a combination of coursework and practical examination. Students will also develop an extensive portfolio of professional practice and case study evidence.

How to apply

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Carmarthen Campus
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

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Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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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
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £13500 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

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Sport and Exercise Therapy at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS