Equine Sports Medicine

University College Dublin


Course Name Equine Sports Medicine
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code D053
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Grad Cert Equine Sports Medicine (Sept) PT (D053)

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised

For further information on when the next cycle of the course will run, please see http://www.ucd.ie/vetmed/study/graduateprogrammes/gradcertinequinesportsmedicine/.
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Duration 1 year part-time online.
Course Fee GradCert Equine Sports Medicine (D053) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4790
nonEU fee per year - €4790

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants are required to have a degree in veterinary medicine.

Applicants will require a computer and Broadband Internet access. To complete the programme applicants must have an intermediate level of IT skills, i.e. be able to browse the intern...

Course Content

Expand+GradCert Equine Sports Medicine
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)

Grad Cert Equine Sports Medicine will explore recent developments on key subjects specific to athletic performance including genetics, exercise physiology, adaptation of th...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Evaluation of Poor PerformanceVET40390
Genetics and Exercise PhysioloVET40400
Pathology and Clin PathVET40410
Adaptation to trainingVET40420

Stage 1 - Option
Case ReportsVET40370
Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Margaret MacDonagh
Contact Number: +353 1 716 6223
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