Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
Mixed Mode, Full-time and Part-time
This flexible course has been designed for those already working within a sports environment to advance knowledge in applied areas such as MSK Ultrasound, Injection Therapy, Nutrition, Sports Psychology and Medicine in Extreme Environments; helping you to fully prepare your athletes.
UCLan School of Medicine recognises that professionals in this arena often have an acquired depth of knowledge in their subject area created by previous professional career development. This programme allows the student to bring 40 credits of previously acquired CPD/PD to their pathway creating a truly unique learning experience which rewards and recognises the continuous professional journey of the student.
Each module is designed for flexibility, many delivered in a combination of face to face and online learning, with each student selecting their best fit route through to their chosen award.
This Performance Medicine course is delivered by a wide team of academic and clinical staff supported by the School of Medicine and Allied Health research units.
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This course is supported by strong external links throughout the North West region, with input from a number of clinicians from professional sport and the NHS.
There will be a varied menu of assessment methods used to reflect the experiential nature and learning outcomes of this course. Examples are:
Successful completion of the MSc Performance Medicine would allow progression onto our DProf Clinical Studies.