|Study location||United Kingdom, Worcester|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||£9,250.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Good results in Mathematics
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Upload documents in original language and translations. Take originals along when you go study.
IELTS 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
You should include the following items in your personal statement, if possible, to show the admissions staff that you are serious in your application to undertake a degree in Sports Therapy:
- Evidence that you have done some research into the profession of Sports Therapy; you understand what the profession of Sports Therapist involves; how the job of a Sports Therapist may differ from other, similar jobs; you are clear that this is what you want to do in future.
- You participate in sport or regular exercise. The level you play at is not particularly important.
- A sports coaching and / or sports first aid qualification will be a very favourable addition to your academic qualifications.
- You can show the admissions staff that you understand the effort which will be required to complete this degree programme.
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.
Sport & Exercise Physiology
Injuries & Illness in Sport & Exercise
Principles & Practice of Training
Biomechanics of Sports Therapy
The Research Methods
Trauma Management Examination and Assessment
Manual Therapy for Sports Therapists
Advanced Sports Therapy
Sports Therapy in Action
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.