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Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation BSc (Hons)

Teesside University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    C630

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    100th

    8
  • Subject Ranking

    28th

    12 (Occupational Therapy)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    111

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    84

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    92

    / 100
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

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.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5

Details

88 - 112 tariff points from at least 2 A levels (or equivalent) including a science, sport or physical education subject.

University information

University Ranking

100th

About this University

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 over the next ten years to further enhance the students' experience.

Address

Teesside University

Borough Road

Middlesbrough

TS1 3BX

UNITED KINGDOM