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BSc (Hons)Sport and Exercise Therapy

Southampton Solent University
United Kingdom, Southampton
Tuition fee £9,250.00 per year
Course code C630
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solent.ac.uk/..rcise-therapy-bsc?year=2017 

Overview

This highly practical course is specifically tailored to help students secure a rich and interesting career in this area. Students have plenty of chances to develop essential clinical skills in diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating injured participants, as well as the opportunity to acquire industry-specific fitness (REPs) and coaching (NGB) qualifications.

Students also learn a combination of injury prevention, recognition and evaluation, management treatment and referral, rehabilitation and education, with a specific focus on applications within a sport and exercise setting. The varied nature of this course has the potential to open a wide range of career opportunities upon graduation.

The course will be seeking accreditation from the Society of Sports Therapists programme of study, so that students will become an accredited member of the society on graduating – demonstrating standards of knowledge and competence that are professionally recognised and recommended.

Programme structure

Year One

Core units

Study Skills In Sport And Exercise Science
Functional Anatomy And Kinesiology
Sports Coaching And Fitness Instruction
Introduction To Sport And Exercise Science
Introduction To Physiology Of Exercise
Introduction To Sport And Exercise Therapy
Introduction To Therapeutic Interventions

Year Two

Core units

Research Methods For Sport And Exercise
Applied Sport And Exercise Therapy
Applied Therapeutic Interventions
Sport And Exercise Biomechanics
Sport And Exercise Rehabilitation

Options

Application Of Fitness Testing And Training
Advanced Training Principles
Diet And Nutrition
Curriculum Plus

Please note: Not all optional units are guaranteed to run each year.

Year Three

Core units

Project
Professional Practice In Sport And Exercise Therapy
Advanced Therapeutic Interventions
Sports Conditioning
Clinical Experience

Career opportunities

This course aims to deliver the skills, competencies and professional accreditation students need to work as a qualified sport and exercise therapist. There are a wide range of potential career opportunities for qualified therapists, including work with elite athletes or sports teams in a health and exercise setting.

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