Year 3 Entry Sports Science & Injury RehabilitationUCAS Code: CB6X
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Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96-112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers86%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Please be aware that due to the new suite of Sports Courses at York St John, this course is only available for third year entry. This programme aims to equip you with relevant underpinning knowledge and practical experiences in managing the sports injury process. Core areas of study include physiology, psychology and biomechanics, as well as specialist modules in soft tissue therapy, injury rehabilitation, and injury prevention. Work placements allow valuable experience to be gained and opportunities for vocational skills development within professional environments. Alongside this you will have the opportunity to complete related vocational qualifications enhancing your CV and allowing you to effectively plan and deliver sports massage and administer pitch side first aid. Your studies will take place in our modern Sports Science laboratories and our fully equipped Physiotherapy suites.
The foundations of the degree are the core discipline areas of physiology, psychology and biomechanics. You will have the opportunity to study the following modules on the programme: Level 1: Applied Functional Anatomy; Movement Analysis; Introduction to Exercise Physiology; Introduction to Sport & Exercise Psychology; Introduction to Biomechanics. Level 2: Applying Theory in Sport & Exercise Psychology; Biomechanics for Sports & Exercise; Fundamentals of Sports Injury; Soft Tissue Therapy. Level 3: Applied Biomechanics for Performance; Sports Injury Prevention; Sports Injury Rehabilitation; Applied Sport & Exercise Psychology Interventions. At all levels you will develop research skills which will progress towards completion of a dissertation at Level 3. The personal and professional development strand contains a work placement and opportunities to gain relevant vocational qualifications.
As a student at York St John you will have the opportunity to live and study in our amazing city. Our campus is in a stunning setting facing the world-famous York Minster. York St John was originally founded in 1841 as a teacher training college these days, we have invested over 75 million to make sure we have cutting edge facilities for you to benefit from.
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