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HCT023 - Sport and Exercise Participation

This module will enable the student to manage the injured sportsperson and active individual and to develop injury prevention strategies with cognisance of all potential roles involved.

This will be considered in the light of the involvement of the sportsperson from the recreational participant to the elite competitor. They will also develop an understanding of sport and exercise participation in various social and geographic environments as well as in able bodied and disabled sports participants.

This is a compulsory module for MSc Sports Physiotherapy, and an optional module for MSc Physiotherapy.

Students can choose to study this 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

Sian Knott

Sian Knott

Lecturer: Physiotherapy/ HCT022 Module Lead

Email
knotts3@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44(0)29 206 87592

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 HCT023
Credits 30
Level 7
Notional learning time 300 hours
Contact hours 72