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Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation BSc (Hons)

Teesside University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 16th for Occupational Therapy (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    153
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    86.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
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    86.81 / 5.00

Ranked 23rd for Physiotherapy (View subject table)

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    Entry Standards

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    147
  • Graduate Prospects
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    98.0 / 100.0
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    92.73 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: C630

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
UCAS Tariff: 112–88

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per course
Overseas students: £11,825 per year

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The Course

Summary

**Summary**: Strategies for optimal rehabilitation to aid return to function are important for elite sport, recreational activity and health.**Course details**: Our outstanding facilities include fully-equipped physio and biomechanics labs, an environmental chamber and a state-of-the-art hydrotherapy pool. On this course you will develop the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to recognise associated risks; assess and treat injury and implement appropriate rehabilitation programmes for sport, exercise and health. These include planning, implementing and interpreting preparticipation screening, identifying predisposing factors to musculoskeletal injury and health. You learn essential skills in specialist sport laboratories, collecting, interpreting and reporting on fitness data. You also have the opportunity to obtain additional vocational awards in fitness instruction (for a small additional fee). You are required to complete a CPD portfolio which is an integral part of the programme to enhance your employability skills and help you to meet professional body requirements. **After the course**: The course gives you a clear pathway towards a career in sports therapy, sports rehabilitation and related fields. It provides you with excellent career prospects within the fields of rehabilitation, sport, health and exercise. Through registration with governing bodies, students can seek careers specifically within the National Health Service, Ministry of Defence and numerous sports environments. Graduates will have the required skillset to be autonomous healthcare practitioners specialising in musculoskeletal management, exercise-based rehabilitation and fitness.

Start Dates

  • 16 September 2019 at Teesside University

Teesside University

University League Table Ranking: 92nd

Teesside University is a friendly, modern university based on a vibrant campus in the heart of Middlesbrough in North East England. The university has recently invested more than £270m in its campus and facilities and offers a range of courses and study options. It is investing an additional £300m...

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Postal Address

Sport and Exercise
Teesside University
Borough Road
Middlesbrough
TS1 3BX
ENGLAND

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