& Injury Management
Why choose this course?
There has recently been a drive towards using complementary medicine in acute injury management. This Rehabilitation and Injury Management degree will provide you with the skills and knowledge to prevent, assess and rehabilitate both acute and chronic conditions in a variety of sectors including sport.
You will be given the opportunity to develop recognised practitioner skills in a number of areas including sports massage, strapping and taping, ultrasound, and acupuncture. Significantly based upon a practice-based approach to learning this route of study engages and challenges you as a practitioner. As well as developing an understanding of the mechanics of injuries and the treatment protocol philosophy, you will also gain knowledge of a holistic approach to care, evidenced-based practice and therapeutic skills.
Our onsite Complementary Healthcare Clinic will provide you with real-world opportunities to observe and practice on patients with acute and chronic injuries. In addition, our sporting facilities and health and sports connections will give you experience in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of acute and chronic injury management.
This degree is accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).