The Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine has been designed for qualified practitioners with a passion for extending their practice in sports and exercise medicine, working with athletes of all ages and abilities.
Linking theory and practice, students will explore sport and injury in diverse contexts including: athlete case management, biomechanics & performance; sports injury prevention.
As a student of this course you’ll have access to a network of internationally recognised experts in sports medicine and clinicians working with elite sports teams and institutions. You’ll also have the opportunity to appraise authentic expert consultations of real clinical cases.
This course is offered part time and full time, offering you the flexibility to plan your study around other commitments.
This course is designed to extend your practice in best practice sports medicine.
As part of this course, you will evaluate and theorise about developments that contribute to advancement of practice in diverse sports, health and exercise contexts.
You’ll further develop your practice in injury management and restoring optimal function in athletes of all ages and abilities. You’ll also approach athlete management aiming to optimise function, enhance sports performance and encourage safe physical activity and exercise participation in different sporting and population contexts.
WHO THE COURSE IS FOR
The course has been designed for doctors, physiotherapists, podiatrists and exercise scientists with a minimum of three years sports medicine relevant clinical experience. The course structure allows you to tailor your subject choices to design a program that suits your professional needs and career goals.
A Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine will enhance graduates’ knowledge in sports medicine and will provide a valued qualification in this evolving industry.