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Sport Rehabilitation, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Plymouth, United Kingdom
The Sport Rehabilitation course offered by Plymouth Marjon University includes the RFU Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport (PHICIS) level 2 qualification with fees embedded within your tuition fees.

About

Course Overview

The Sport Rehabilitation degree offered by Plymouth Marjon University is accredited by the British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT) which enables Alumni to promote themselves as a Graduate Sport Rehabilitator (GSR). The role delineation outlined by BASRaT has been aligned with our curriculum to provide students with the academic knowledge, practical application and critical thinking skills to excel in the field of Sport and Exercise Medicine.

Enhance your skill set as a sports scientist by developing the clinical competencies needed to establish yourself as a Sport Rehabilitator with this Sport Rehabilitation Masters degree. Our world class sports science and rehabilitation facilities enables students to combine the theoretical content with practical application.

In our Sport and Health Clinic you will be able to apply your clinical skills under expert supervision in addition to engaging in professional placements through our strong links with local sports teams, the Armed Forces, local private practices and businesses and at sports events to achieve a minimum of 400 clinical hours.

We recommend you purchase your own additional case study insurance to supplement your university insurance which is estimated in the region of £30. Purchasing BASRaT student membership is encouraged (£45 for the course duration) which entitles you to discounted full membership upon completion, and the option to purchase Malpractice and Public Liability Insurance for massage upon completion of SREM01 in semester A.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Manual Therapy
  • Clinical Assessment
  • Sport Rehabilitation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Admission requirements

  • Applicants must have an honours degree (strong 2:2 as a minimum) in one of the following subjects - Sport and Exercise Science, Health and Physical Activity, Strength and Conditioning, Physiotherapy or Sports Coaching.
  • Interest in this course is high and places are limited so early applications are encouraged. 
  • Applications will also be considered with bridging work for applicants with a first degree in occupational therapy, biology, human biosciences and physical education. 20% discount on masters course fees for alumni who progress from Marjon undergraduate to postgraduate programmes (within two years).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5500 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Plymouth

  • 731 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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