Taught course

Sports Therapy

Institution
Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Physiotherapy, Sports Science, Sport and Exercise Science or Sports Therapy, a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. For International students the English requirement for this course is IELTS 6.5 with no skills below 5.5 or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Practicing in this dynamic field of specialist sports care, you could find yourself working with professional athletes or have the opportunity to start your own sports therapy business.

This course offers you the chance to combine the theoretical knowledge required with hands-on practical experience gained in a real-life therapist environment.

With access to some of the UK's leading sports specialists and resources - from university sports teams to elite athletes - you will have the opportunity to provide therapy support on your placement, harnessing the experience and knowledge needed to be a successful sports therapist.

As well as building skills and knowledge in the assessment and treatment of injury alongside the management of rehabilitation, you will develop a further understanding of different aspects of research design. This course links together the extensive expertise from a range of sport and health academics and is accredited by the Society of Sports Therapists.

We offer a range of core modules, and if you study full-time, you'll be able to pick from a selection of option modules as well. Our course links together the extensive expertise from a range of sport and health academics and is accredited by the Society of Sports Therapists.

Fees and funding

Full-time, year one typically £7,500.

A scholarship of £1500 is offered to new full-time students studying an MA, MSc or MBA who are eligible to pay Home/EU fees. For Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificates, or part-time courses, a pro rata scholarship is available. Please see our website for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admission Enquiries
Email
admissionenquiries@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 812 3113