Masters | Postgraduate Course - Sports and Exercise Medicine - Medic MSc Course Details within Queen Mary University of London

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Course Fees
Home and EU students 2018/19 Academic Year Full time £8,900. International students 2018/19 Academic Year Full time £17,950
Contact Name
William Harvey Research Institute
Sports and Exercise Medicine - Medic MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year Full time

The programme is suitable for physiotherapists, osteopaths and doctors.

This internationally renowned programme is open to doctors and physiotherapists. As the longest-established Sports and Exercise Medicine MSc in the country, we have a prestigious history. The programme is based on the philosophy of total care for the athlete and the promotion of physical activity in the general population. Working in sport is a largely practical discipline and the programme's emphasis lies firmly on regular clinical experience. You will benefit from regular contact with members of the Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine as well as visiting clinicians and lecturers who are experienced sport medicine specialists.

Module details

Core modules

  • Sports Injury Treatment (core module for physiotherapists/ osteopaths)
  • Sports Injury Rehabilitation (core module for physiotherapists/ osteopaths)
  • Exercise Physiology (core module for doctors)
  • Medical Problems in Sport (core module for doctors)
  • Sports Injury Assessment I (core module for all)
  • Sports Injury Assessment II (core module for all)
  • Research Methods (core module for all).

Option modules

  • Sports Injury Management
  • Exercise as a Health Tool
  • Podiatry and Biomechanics
  • Exercise Physiology and Team Medicine
  • Football Medicine and Science
  • Dance medicine.

Entry Requirements

The course is aimed at qualified doctors, physiotherapists and osteopaths. All applicants need at least one year of clinical experience. If you are a physiotherapist with an overseas qualification, you must be registered with the Health Professions Council.

Programme Funding

There are a number of sources of funding available for Masters students.

These include a significant package of competitive Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) bursaries and scholarships in a range of subject areas, as well as external sources of funding.