Football Science and Rehabilitation MSc

Football Science and Rehabilitation MSc

School of Health Sciences

Level

Post- graduate

Mode

Taught

Campus

Preston

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Course Enquiries
University of Central Lancashire
Preston, PR1 2HE, UK.

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk

  • Duration:

    2 years

  • Level:

    Postgraduate

  • Mode:

    Taught

  • Delivery:

    Campus, Part-time

  • Campus:

    Preston

  • Start Date:

    September

  • Award Type:

    MSc

Why study this programme?

The MSc Football Science and Rehabilitation degree provides an intellectually challenging programme. The module content has been designed to provide a high quality education for those students aspiring to work in the field of Football, Medicine, Science and Rehabilitation. It has been developed in the light of discussions with clinical partners including the Football Medical Association.

For further information please contact:

Mark Leather
Course Leader
MSc Football Science and Rehabilitation
Room: Brook Building, BB19
Telephone: 01772 895130
Email: mleather2@uclan.ac.uk

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Entry Requirements

Applicants must be holder of relevant and related undergraduate degree

Programme at a Glance

Year 1

  • Sept - HI4103 INURY MANAGEMENT IN FOOTBALL *
  • Sept - HP4006 RESEARCH,ETHICS AND GOVERNANCE ( ONLINE) *
  • Jan – HI4102 FOOTBALL PERFORMANCE **
  • Jan – HI4105 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE **
  • May – HI4104 STRENGTH & CONDITIONING FOR FOOTBALL **

Year 2

  • Jan - HI4101 CONTEMPORARY REHABILITATION IN FOOTBALL **
  • Jan – HI4000 ANALYTICS IN FOOTBALL **
  • Jan- HI4105 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE **
  • May – PU4015  DISSERTATION *

 

Dec – Graduate

* = Compulsory Modules

** = Optional modules choose any 4 from 5

Further information:

Further Information

The programme has been structured to be delivered in short intensive blocks, with a strong emphasis on independent study, blended learning, Problem Based Learning (PBL) tasks and production of an evidence based portfolio.

The course is mainly taught in small groups. The seminars feature guest lecturers, which include well-known speakers in the field of football. Alongside this, the course is taught in an environment that encompasses lab based, gym based and field based activities that help you transition into the practical working environment.

How to Apply

Our Postgraduate section has more information around applying including visiting UCLan and the support available.

If you want to continue and apply now, you can apply for many of the postgraduate UCLan courses using our Online Application System.

For other postgraduate courses you can apply directly to UCLan by downloading a Postgraduate Application Form (.pdf 190KB) please also see our Postgraduate Application Guidance Notes (.pdf 158KB).

Handbook

For detailed information about studying this course at UCLan, please see the course handbook for your year of entry:

For information on possible changes to course information, see our Important Information.

Applications

Apply now or see further information about postgraduate study and research. International students should visit our international pages.

Contact Us

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk

Fees 2019/20

Full-time:
Part-time: £3,345 per year for first 2 years (UK/EU)

Tuition Fees are per year unless otherwise stated.

Further information:

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

Case Studies

DBS Checks

This course will involve access to children and/or vulnerable adults. You will be required to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance (formerly termed CRB) and we will guide you through this process.

Industry Links

Football Medical Association – University have signed an agreement with the FMA to be a direct partner.  Links clearly to the football industry and provides opportunities for students to access current practice in football and potential career prospects.

Links with a variety of individuals working in elite sport who guest lecture on the programme.  All with extensive experience in their field both in elite sports and in the football industry.

Course team have extensive experience in elite professional football.

The course provides an excellent networking opportunity to work with the best practitioners in the field and this provides them with opportunities to connect with these practitioners.