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Sports and Exercise Medicine (Online)

Diploma MSc

Postgraduate Diploma Online
12 months
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4980 GBP/year
4980 GBP/year
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About

The online Sports and Exercise Medicine (Online) Postgraduate Diploma from Diploma MSc is based on the specialist training curriculum developed by the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine.

Overview

Overview 

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales and on successful completion of this course, you will receive a Postgraduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine (Online).

The Sports and Exercise Medicine (Online) Postgraduate Diploma from Diploma MSc  is designed to be practical and clinically focused. On completion of the course, students will have obtained:
  • A systematic understanding of the basics of sports medicine and exercise physiology, including the behavioural and life science basis.
  • A critical awareness of current issues affecting the care of patients with certain sports related injuries and the tailored benefits of exercise.
  • An advanced knowledge of sports and exercise medicine, including physiology and anatomy of exercise.
  • An ability to use knowledge to adapt professional practice to meet the changing demands of healthcare systems.
It is envisaged that most students will be in primary care or aspiring to such posts. The course is designed to be relevant to all health professionals who have exposure to people with sports related injuries and is particularly relevant to Physiotherapists, Sports Therapists, Chiropractors and Primary Care Physicians with a specialist interest in sports and exercise medicine.

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Anatomy, Physiology and Psychology of Sport and Exercise
  • Exercise and Sport in Relation to Chronic Disease and Populations
  • Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Retum to Exercise
  • Common Sports Injuries and Investigation
  • Management and Rehabilitation Planning of Sports and Exercise Related Injuries
  • The Multidisciplinary Team in Exercise and Sport

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To secure your place on the course, applicants will usually possess a 2:1 first degree or equivalent (including international qualifications) in a relevant professional healthcare field. 
  • Applicants will typically be Doctors, Physiotherapists, Sports Therapists or other Allied Healthcare Professionals currently working within a clinical environment. 
  • Registered healthcare professionals without these recognised qualifications will be considered on an individual basis and a wide range of prior experience may be taken into account.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4980 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4980 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4980 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4980 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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