This 16-unit coursework and research program in Sports Medicine from University of Queensland has been created specifically for registered general practitioners who want to advance their knowledge and skills in sports medicine.
Develop the clinical knowledge, research and practical skills for evidence-based practice in sports medicine to treat a wide range of athletes and sports people.
Gain the knowledge to provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to prevention, treatment and management of different types of sporting injuries.L
earn from highly practical and industry relevant assessment projects that can be customised to your own development needs in sports, exercise and musculoskeletal medicine.
Graduates of the Master of Sports Medicine are equipped with high-level knowledge and skills for evidence-based practice in sports medicine. An understanding of the fundamental principles of sports medicine and its applications will serve as an important backdrop across numerous clinical settings.
Graduates are well placed to treat different types of people and different types of injuries and may find employment in:
- rehabilitation clinics and hospitals
- healthcare clinics
- sports medicine clinics, sports academies and institutes
- sporting associations and professional teams
- private practice
- health and fitness centres
- government departments
- professional associations and not-for-profit organisations.
Other graduates use the Master of Sports Medicine to further their research ambitions and proceed to enrol in a Master of Philosophy or PhD program, where they continue developing their research skills and make significant contributions to knowledge.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Principles of Sports Medicine
- Special Groups in Sports Medicine
- Upper Limb, Head, Neck and Trunk Sport Injuries
- Lower Limb and Lumbar Region Injuries in Sport Medicine
- Clinical Exercise Science for Sports Medicine
- Research Project in Sports Medicine
- Introduction to Epidemiology
- Introduction to Biostatistics
- Clinical Epidemiology
- 12 months
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DisciplinesHuman Medicine Sports Sciences View 151 other Masters in Human Medicine in Australia
CRICOS Provider No: 00025B
- An approved degree in medicine and 2 years full-time (or equivalent) post-qualification clinical practice. Applicants must hold registration as a medical practitioner in country of practice.
- The minimum GPA to be considered for admission into this program is 4.0
International40640 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 40640 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National36400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 36400 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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