University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Advanced Clinical Practice for Sports Injuries

This course will allow the practising therapist to develop advanced clinical skills in the fields of sports injury management. Students will learn advanced assessment and diagnostic techniques with contemporary treatment and rehabilitation methods. Immediate management of the sporting emergency on the field of play is also taught on this programme of study.

Entry requirements

Students will need a 2.1 degree or equivalent in a clinical subject; students will already be qualified and practising therapists and will have a minimum of 3 years' graduate experience, membership of an approved professional body (CSP, SST or BASRaT, or international equivalent) and full medical indemnity and public liability insurance (minimum of �3 million); international students need IELTS 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent.

Course modules

Advanced clinical skills; advances in sports medicine; movement analysis and corrective exercise; muscle mechanics; science and application of advanced strength and conditioning.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Full-time £ 1,795 per Whole course (home fees) 4 months
PgCert Part-time £ 1,795 per Whole course (home fees) 8 months
Full-time £ 3,590 per Whole course (home fees) 9 months
Part-time £ 3,590 per Whole course (home fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Oxstalls Campus Gloucester GL2 9HW South West

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Guidance and Recruitment Office
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01242 714500