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BSc (Hons)Sports Therapy

University of Worcester
United Kingdom, Worcester
Tuition fee £9,250.00 per year
Course code C603
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Overview

Top sports people constantly operate on the edge of injury as they push themselves to the limit. A skilled sports therapist can help keep an athlete on track.

At Worcester, sports therapy is about more than injury treatment and prevention – it is about developing your skills and experience across a broad base of sports science disciplines, giving you the confidence and the expertise to make an invaluable contribution to planning, preparing and delivering maximum performance when it counts.

You will gain a solid working knowledge of all areas of sports therapy, including anatomy, human movement and biomechanics, physiology, exercise programme prescription, nutrition and sports psychology.

Programme structure

Year 1
Core modules

Sports Massage
Functional Anatomy
Sport & Exercise Physiology
Injuries & Illness in Sport & Exercise
Principles & Practice of Training

Year 2
Core modules

Biomechanics of Sports Therapy
The Research Methods
Trauma Management Examination and Assessment
Sports Rehabilitation
Manual Therapy for Sports Therapists
Sports Nutrition

Year 3
Core modules

Independent Study
Clinical Placement
Advanced Sports Therapy
Sports Therapy in Action

Career opportunities

Graduates can follow a number of career paths including Graduate Sports Therapist at a sports club or with a team, working in private practice as a therapist within fitness and leisure complexes. You may also choose to focus on the sports rehabilitation role.

Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Application deadline
Jan 5, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Sep 2, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: Romania