Taught course

Sports and Exercise Medicine - Physio PGDip

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · William Harvey Research Institute
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant subject.

The course is aimed at qualified doctors, physiotherapists and osteopaths. Applicants need at least one year of clinical experience. If you are a physiotherapist with an overseas qualification, you must be registered with the Health Professions Council.

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Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme is suitable for physiotherapists, osteopaths and doctors.

This internationally renowned programme is open to doctors and physiotherapists. As the longest-established Sports and Exercise Medicine MSc in the country, we have a prestigious history.

The programme is based on the philosophy of total care for the athlete and the promotion of physical activity in the general population.

This programme will:

  • Offer you mastery of foundation concepts and skills in Sports and Exercise Medicine.
  • Give you the knowledge and skills to assess sports injuries and to understand their treatment options, as well as understanding the physiological and psychological benefits of exercise and its use as a health tool.
  • Allow you regular clinical contact with athletes and sportspeople.
  • Introduce you to visiting lecturers, who are experts in the field of Sports Medicine.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    21-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
William Harvey Research Institute
Email
pgtadmissions@qmul.ac.uk