Taught course

Sports Injury Management

Institution
University of Brighton · School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Individual offers may vary. Applicants will normally hold an appropriate honours degree (2:1 or above) in their professional area, or equivalent overseas qualification. Those without a first degree but with a diploma qualification may be considered. Normally at least a year of post-registration work experience in the clinical field. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall and 6 in writing or equivalent qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course has been designed to address the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required by a health professional wishing to pursue a career in sports medicine. The aim of the course is to enhance your understanding of the management of sports injuries from diagnosis, through rehabilitation to return to sport. In addition, this course aims to give you the opportunity to enhance your analytical, evaluative and assessment skills to help reach your personal and professional potential. Area of study includes topics like anatomy, biomechanics, physiology, injury mechanism and diagnosis, management of acute injuries, and rehabilitation and return to sport.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24-36 months

PGCert

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Health Sciences
Email
sohpadmissions@brighton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1273 643650