Sport and Clinical Biomechanics, M.Sc. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
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17400 GBP/year
9710 GBP/year
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About

Sport and Clinical Biomechanics course  at Liverpool John Moores University is developed by world-leading researchers from our pioneering School of Sport and Exercise Science 

Overview

Sport and Clinical Biomechanics at Liverpool John Moores University course applies biomechanical knowledge in both a sporting and clinical context. You will study under the guidance of world-leaders in biomechanics, bringing your own knowledge into our state-of-the-art facilities. We welcome applications from those interested in the movement and mechanism of the human body and dedicated to the application and advancement of this field of study. 

The curriculum is research-led with a number of core modules being directly informed by the current research activity of staff. Extensive training is provided in laboratory-based skills and in the interpretation of biomechanical findings and there is comprehensive coverage of contemporary issues in biomechanics. The programme opens up a world of scientific innovation, research and the application of clinical treatments that can achieve functional consequences for the human body in sports performance contexts. 

Career

The course is underpinned by a number of learning outcomes designed to align with the Department of Health Knowledge and Skills Framework (KSF).

Many careers will be available to you on graduation. You may go on to work as a Biomechanist in research or a health-related applied setting. Practicing physiotherapists will be able to enhance service provision by applying their biomechanical knowledge and skills and others will be able to use their expertise as applied practitioners. You could pursue a career in education, choosing to teach or lecture in schools, colleges and universities or continue your studies with a Doctoral research programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical Training in Biomechanics:
  • Research Methods
  • Current Issues in Biomechanics
  • Muscle-tendon mechanics
  • Biomechanical assessment in sport and exercise
  • Clinical Movement Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum 2.1 honours degree in physiotherapy, physical sciences, sport or another relevant discipline which has a substantial biomechanics component at level 6

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17400 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9710 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9710 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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