London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Sports Therapy

This course focuses on giving students the ability to diagnose, treat and rehabilitate sports injuries or dysfunction to become a competent post-graduate sports therapist. The programme includes the development of practical, patient-handling and clinical decision-making skills. In addition, those who successfully complete the course are eligible for membership of the Society of Sports Therapists.

Entry requirements

A lower 2nd Class Honours degree in sports or exercise science. Graduates with related degrees or other suitable qualifications will be considered on an individual basis. Equivalent overseas qualifications will also be accepted. All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules are: Clinical skills in sports therapy; sports application to practise; sports rehabilitation; scientific frameworks for research; manual therapy for peripheral joints; manual therapy for spinal joints; work placement; dissertation.

Assessment methods

A variety of methods will be used to assess your performance including literature reviews, seminar presentations, written seminar papers, time-constrained assessments, practical examinations (including viva voce) and the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,850 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 885 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7133 4202