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HCT021 - Science of Performance and Injury in Sport

This module will enable the student to critically evaluate the response of the sportsperson and active individual to exercise and preparation for specific activity.

They will also assess the physiological, biomechanical and psychological factors that influence injuries and performance/adherence within sport and exercise.

This is a compulsory module for the MSc Sports Physiotherapy. In can also be studied as a stand alone module for Physiotherapists.

Module dates

Find out when this standalone module is running by downloading our Level 7 Standalone Modules Calendar:

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Module lead

Tim Sharp

Tim Sharp

Senior Lecturer: Physiotherapy

Email
sharptn@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 206 87230

Entry requirements

A first degree or diploma giving a licence to practice in the relevant health profession and two years post registration experience.

Further information

Module code HCT021
Credit Rating 30
Level 7
Notional learning time 300 hours
Contact hours 72