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The University of Queensland (UQ)

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Master of Sports Medicine

  • Masters (Coursework)

Widen your knowledge in the sports medicine field and incorporate sports medicine practices into your general practice.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
5420
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
International Fees
$40,640 per year / $40,640 total

About this course

This 16-unit coursework and research program has been created specifically for registered general practitioners who want to advance their knowledge and skills in sports medicine.

Through the program, you'll acquire the clinical knowledge, research and practical skills for evidence-based practice in sports medicine. The knowledge and skills gained will allow you to provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to prevention, treatment and management of sports injuries. You'll be well equipped to treat a range of active people, from amateur sports enthusiasts, elite athletes, children, and those with disabilities or advanced age.

The program offers flexible, work-based learning and is delivered entirely online using proven online learning pedagogies (such as hands-on video tutorials) and discussion forums to allow contact with expert staff and other general practitioners. Assessment projects are highly practical and industry relevant and they can also be customised to your own development needs.

You'll graduate with a respected qualification and enhanced knowledge to advance your professional skills or set yourself up for further academic study.

Study locations

External

What you will learn

  • Study a program designed specifically for general practitioners to upskill in sports medicine practice.
  • Develop your core knowledge about diagnosing, treating and managing exercise-related injuries.
  • Enjoy the convenience of flexible, online, work-based study.
  • Learn from expert educators and experienced sports medicine practitioners.