UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Sports Medicine, Exercise and Health

This programme is designed to give clinicians and practitioners a deeper understanding of sports medicine, sports injuries and exercise medicine. The programme covers the evidence-based management of sports medicine and musculoskeletal injuries, and emphasises the vital role of physical activity in the prevention and treatment of chronic disease.

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from prospective students who hold a primary medical or allied health sciences degree such as medicine, physiotherapy, sports science. Applicants should have a minimum of 1 year post-graduation clinical experience relating to their primary degree.

Course modules

Core modules: Exercise physiology; health and physical activity; sports injuries i (lower limb); sports injuries ii (upper limb); sports injuries iii (head, neck and spine); advanced sports injury and injury prevention; research methods.
Options: Team and event medicine; rehabilitation of sports injuries.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written examination, presentations, coursework and Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), as well as the dissertation and viva voce (oral) examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 - 5 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 5 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 5 years
MSc Variable September 2016 - 5 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 5 years
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 5 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 6248