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London South Bank University

Integrated Masters in Sports Rehabilitation

UCAS Code: C632

Master of Science - MSc (UG)

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,C

Must include at least one of; maths, biology, physics, chemistry, human biology, sports science/studies, PE, dance, psychology

Access to HE Diploma

D:18,M:24,P:3

From an Access to HE Diploma in Science

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

DMM

From a relevant Science of Sports Science subject

UCAS Tariff

112

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About this course


Course option

4.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Physiotherapy

This dynamic programme is professionally accredited by the British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT), providing you with the skills to work with active individuals or sports teams of all ages, from recreational to elite standard. Our Graduate Sport Rehabilitators (GSRs) are trained to be first response practitioners working pitchside at sporting events and are qualified to assess and treat musculoskeletal injuries from the point of injury. There’s a big emphasis on injury prevention and exercise prescription, including programming for return to sport, performance enhancement and improving health and function in populations with injury, illness and disease.

Here at LSBU you will study in one of the largest Schools of Health and Social Care in the country. This will provide you with excellent opportunities to become familiar with the wider healthcare community and how this relates to the work of a GSR. Additionally, as part of this programme, you have the opportunity to qualify as a Sports Massage Therapist and register with the Sports Massage Association, as well as being eligible to be listed on the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs). You will also undertake the Immediate Care In Sport Course (Level 2) which is accredited by the Rugby Football Union (RFU).

There are excellent onsite facilities at LSBU including an Academy of Sport, an onsite clinic, and state-of-the-art clinical and human performance laboratories. In addition to our top-class facilities, our central London location provides easy access to a range of exciting health, sport and exercise clinical placement opportunities which you will undertake as an integral part of your course, allowing you to combine theory with evidence-based practice.

This programme is also available as a three-year undergraduate degree.

Modules

Year 1: Concepts of Interprofessional and Collaborative Practice (IPL) - Human Physiology and Pathophysiology - Functional Anatomy, Kinesiology - Therapy and Clinical Skills - Physical Activity and Exercise Prescription. Year 2: Appraising Evidence Based Practice - Pitchside Assessment, Trauma Management and Advanced Clinical Skills - Lower Limb Rehabilitation - Upper Limb and Spinal Rehabilitation - Applied Biomechanics - Placement 1. Year 3: Psychological Principles for Rehabilitation and Human Performance - Screening and Conditioning for Performance - Clinical Rehabilitation and Health Promotion - Research in Health and Social Care - Placement 2. Year 4: Dissertation (Core Module – 60 Credits) - Optional modules: Strength and Conditioning - Independent Professional Study - Advanced Practice and Clinical Decision Making - Advanced Skills 1 - Advanced Skills 2

Tuition fees

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England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

LSBU Main Site - Southwark Campus

Department:

Allied Health Sciences

TEF rating:
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19%
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