Specialist Certificate in Sports Medicine

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      What you will learn

      Sports medicine theory and practice

      You will explore and critically evaluate sports medicine evidence and practice in areas including injury management, rehabilitation and exercise participation.

      Clinical practice in context

      You will negotiate defensible athlete-centered goals, sports medicine decisions and creative solutions according to the environment, context and athlete’s needs.

      Evidence-informed reasoning and decision making

      You will critically evaluate contemporary evidence and innovations relevant to the management of athletes of different ages and abilities.

      Course structure

      To gain the Specialist Certificate in Sports Medicine you must complete 25 points comprising of:

      • Two 12.5-point core subjects.


      The estimated hours required for each subject is between 12 - 15 hours per week, but this varies for each student and depends on your task management and planning, familiarity with the material, reading style and speed.

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