University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Sports and Exercise Medicine

The course is designed to be practical and clinically focused. On completion, students have: a systematic understanding of the basics of sports medicine, exercise physiology including the behavioural and life science basis; a critical awareness of current issues affecting the care of patients with certain sports related injuries and the tailored benefits of exercise; an advanced knowledge of sports and exercise medicine including physiology and anatomy of exercise; an ability to use knowledge to adapt professional practice to meet the changing demands of health care systems.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at class 2.1 or above in a relevant health based subject or medicine/physiotherapy. APL may be negotiated on an individual basis

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a professional project up to 12,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Online study - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance learning/Online

Key information

Diploma MSc
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029 20682050