Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Sports and Exercise Medicine

This programme seeks to educate medical doctors and chartered physiotherapists in the field of sport and exercise medicine. The programme provides students with a wide breadth of knowledge across sport and exercise medicine and the necessary skills to apply theory into practice.

Entry requirements

Chartered physiotherapy status; or successful completion of undergraduate medical studies and possess membership to the health and care professional council (HCPC) or general medical council (GMC) as appropriate; interest in sport and exercise medicine.

Course modules

Modules include: sport and exercise medicine 1; sports injuries and clinical methods; sport and exercise science; sport and exercise medicine 2; research process; dissertation.

Assessment methods

All modules will be assessed by coursework and the clinical attachment will be assessed by a viva voce examination. Clinical competence will be assessed via an objective structured clinical experience (OSCE).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgDip Part-time £ 2,500 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cyncoed Campus Cardiff CF23 6XD Wales

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044