Sports & Exercise Medicine

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Sports & Exercise Medicine
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake September 2019
Application Date Closing Date: 30 June 2019
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

The course runs five days a week during the academic year and is offered in two formats:

• One year full-time where students complete six taught modules and a research dissertation in one academic year

• Two year part-time where students must complete six modules in the first year and a research dissertation in the second year.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Admission Requirements:
• Successful medically qualified applicants will hold a level 8 degree at 2nd class honours or equivalent level in medicine. Degrees for all medical applicants must be recognised as Irish, UK or EU equivalent degrees. Non-EU...

Course Content

Expand+This course is offered by the Discipline of Anatomy (Human Performance Laboratory) of the School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences. The course is specifically designed for qualified medical doctors, chartered physiotherapists and will be offere...

Subjects Taught The M.Sc. carries 90 ECTS credits, and comprises the following modules:
• Anatomy (10 credits)
• Exercise Physiology (10 credits)
• Research Methods (10 credits)
• Sports and Exercise Medicine (10 credits)
• Musculoskeletal examination and clinical skills (10 credits)
• Exercise Science (10 credits)
• Research Project (30 credits)
Assessment Method

Expand+Modules are assessed by in-course and end of term examinations consisting of:

(a) Written examination – Multiple Choice Questions and Short Answer Questions

(b) Practical examinations – competence in musculoskeletal examination techniques, clin...

Careers or Further Progression All students who complete six taught modules successfully in Year 1 will be eligible for a Post-graduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine. In order to achieve the exit award of MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine, students must complete all six taught modules (60 ECTS) and the research dissertation component (30 ECTS) within one academic year, if full-time, or two academic years if part-time.
Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr. Nick Mahony
Telephone Number +353-1-896 1182
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