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Sports Rehabilitation

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,B

BBB or above to include one of; Biology/Human Biology/Physical Education. General Studies will not be considered.

A total of 120 UCAS points in a relevant Access to HE Diploma for example; Sports Science

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

32

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

H3,H3,H3,H3,H3

BBBBB or above to include one of; Biology/Human Biology/Physical Education. General Studies will not be considered.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM

Distinction Merit Merit or above in a relevant Extended Diploma for example; Sports Science, Sports Coaching and Fitness, Applied Science.

Scottish Higher

B,B,B,B,B

BBBBB or above to include one of; Biology/Human Biology/Physical Education. General Studies will not be considered.

UCAS Tariff

120

A total of 120 UCAS points

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2022

Subject

Sport and exercise sciences

Subject to Approval
**Become qualified in the field of sport rehabilitation.**
The BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation is a vocational, hands on course that offers students the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and expertise in preventing, assessing, diagnosing, and treating sports and physical activity-related injuries. Graduate Sport Rehabilitators are trained in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries expertise that is essential across all sports, and all levels from amateur to elite.

**Why Study Sport Rehabilitation?**
If you have a love of sport and/- or want to work in sport. If you’ve been affected by sports injuries - If you want to learn more about the field of rehabilitation in a sports environment. If you want to learn at the forefront of evidence-based musculoskeletal management and rehabilitation, then this course could be for you.

Our innovative curriculum has been purpose built to integrate learning with our state-of-the-art facilities including onsite clinics, imaging services, treatment spaces and a pro-section laboratory. This coupled with our expertise in sport and exercise science, make AECC University College a fantastic environment for aspiring Sport and Exercise Rehabilitators to train and develop.

**Career prospects**
Upon completion of this course you will be eligible to become a registered member of BASRaT (British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers). Sports rehabilitators work in areas such as professional sport, primary musculoskeletal care, military and corporate environments.
Successful completion of the undergraduate programme opens up the world of further postgraduate study such as Strength and Conditioning, Sport Sciences or research in the form of MRes/PhD study.

**What makes this course unique?**
- A strong focus on sports and working in sports environment

- Gain 400 + hours of clinical experience

- Train and develop in our state of the art sport and performance injury clinic

- Be at the forefront of evidence-based musculoskeletal management and rehabilitation

**What you will learn on the course**
Students on the course will get hands-on practical experience, learning from the expert staff who teach on the course. The course includes extensive practical and laboratory-based work to help develop your understanding of human anatomy, the biomechanics and physiology of the human body, and the pathology of injury and dysfunction.

**How the course is taught**
The course utilises a range of contemporary approaches to assessing learning, whilst also seeking to develop key practitioner skills, specialist expertise, and interdisciplinary approaches.

Delivery modes include: seminars, workshops, practice sessions, manual therapy and practice labs, placement opportunities peer and expert observations, online learning and laboratory sessions.

Students on the course are required to complete a number of practical placement hours offering the opportunity to learn and develop in some fantastic applied practice environments. You main gain experience in our on-site clinical and sport performance centres.

Modules

Year 1
Anatomy (20)
Exercise Physiology (20)
Psychology of Exercise, Health and Sport (20)
Motor Control and Biomechanics (20)
Introduction to Research Methods (20)
Prescribing Exercise 1 (20)
Year 2
Research Methods (20)
Clinical Exercise Physiology (20)
Clinical Assessment Skills (20)
Advanced Anatomy (20)
Injury and Rehabilitation (20)
Treatment Approaches in Sport Rehabilitation (20)
Year 3
Dissertation (40)
Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation (20)
Late-Stage Rehabilitation and Return to Sport (20)
Consulting and Private Practise (20)
Sport Rehabilitation Placement (0)
Option modules (one of either)
Advanced Exercise Prescription (20)
Exercise Management and Long term conditions (20)

Tuition fees

Select where you currently live to see what you'll pay:

Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£15,036
per year
International
£15,036
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Republic of Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

Extra funding

Full criteria is available in the Bursary and Scholarships Policy on the AECC website.
https://www.aecc.ac.uk/study/the-university-college/student-life/student-finance/scholarships-and-bursaries/

The Uni


Course location:

AECC University College

Department:

Rehabilitation, Sport and Psychology

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Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

88%
UK students
12%
International students
58%
Male students
42%
Female students

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
A
B

After graduation


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