Sports & Exercise Medicine

University College Cork


Course Name Sports & Exercise Medicine
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MMEDSE
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MMedSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is Full-time fee €10,130; Part-time fee: €5,130 (Year 1) and €5,000 (Year 2).

The Non-EU fee for this course is Full-time Fee: €21,500 .

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Entry Requirements

Applicants for the MMedSc (Sports and Exercise Medicine) will be required to hold either:

- An Honours Medical qualification of the NUI or an equivalent institution, and to be in good standing with their national regulatory body, e.g...


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This programme is run part-time over 2 years or full-time over 1 year. Each year is run over 3 semesters. Modules are delivered in 2, 3, 4 or 5-weekday blocks, depending on credit weighting. There will be occasional Saturday mo...

Course Content

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The MMEdSc in Sports & Exercise Medicine at UCC is designed to give clinicians a deeper understanding of sports medicine, sports injuries and exercise medicine. This programme covers the evidence base of the management of sports medic...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take CORE modules to the value of 80 credits as follows:
SX6011 Sports Injuries I (10 credits)
SX6012 Sports Injuries II (10 credits)
SX6010 Exercise, Physiology & Prescription (10 credits)
SX6013 Exercise as Medicine (Chronic di...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates of this programme will be able to pursue careers in the allied healthcare professions, become involved in a wide range of sport and exercise-related activities from General Practice and consultants in Sports ...

Further Enquiries Orla Duggan
+353 21 4901615

Olivia Frawley
+353 21 4901266
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