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DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Physiotherapy

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is endorsed by the British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers and the Sports Therapy Organization. It gives you a clear pathway towards a career in sports therapy, sports rehabilitation, health and exercise and related fields with eligibility to become a practicing member of both organisations. Using a problem-based learning and practical skills development approach, you will gain an advanced understanding of: assessment, diagnosis and rehabilitation of a range of health and sports related conditions and develop these skills through supervised clinical experience. You will explore evidence-based practice, therapeutic interventions and rehabilitation combined with physiological, biomechanical and psychosocial factors, evaluating how they impact upon or are affected by health and exercise, sports injury, treatment and rehabilitation and you will apply your learning from these modules to conduct a self-initiated research project. Typically graduates are employed as sports therapists and sports rehabilitators. However, you are also well prepared for employment in related areas including the health and fitness industry, sport development, research and sport science support.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

In this module you will gain an understanding of the management and rehabilitation of complex conditions and multiple pathologies that you may expect to encounter not only in sport but within general populations. You will be able to apply their basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology to the rehabilitative management of chronic conditions, musculoskeletal pathologies and traumatic injuries within sporting and non-sporting contexts.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£3,935

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a good honours degree in sport science or a related area.

University information

Based on its vibrant campus in the heart of Middlesbrough in North East England, Teesside University is a friendly, modern university offering a broad portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The University has recently invested more than £270m in its town-centre campus giving it a leading edge in digital innovation, top-notch forensic facilities and sport and health sciences buildings. Teesside is investing an additional £300m...more