St Mary's University, Twickenham

Course Introduction

The programme provides students with the knowledge and understanding required to assess and manage musculoskeletal injuries from the acute stage through to return to sport or activity.

Course Modules

Modules include: clinical anatomy and physiology; clinical assessment of soft tissue management; acute management of injury and specialised treatment techniques; principles of rehabilitation and neuromechanics; late stage rehabilitation and factors affecting performance; evidence based practical and clinical placement advanced research methods; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 in an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) or a good lower 2nd Class degree in 1 of the following disciplines: sport and exercise science; sports coaching; strength and conditioning; sport science; sports therapy; physical education; physiotherapy. In addition applications will also be considered for selected elements of the programme from students with a 1st degree in 1 of the following: biology; physiology; occupational therapy.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,932  Academic year. First year home fees

Part Time
PgCert

Part Time
PgDip