Sport Rehabilitation & Athletic Therapy

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus

 

Course Name Sport Rehabilitation & Athletic Therapy
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CW188
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 2 H5 & 4 O6/H7

English or Irish: O6/H7
Maths: O6/H7

Garda Vetting Required
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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A bonus of 25 points continues to be allocated to applicants who achieve a Grade H6 or better in higher Mathematics. This means that the maximum cumulative Leaving Certificate points total will increase from...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

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Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – NFQ Level 8
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Mature Applicants

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Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed. Mature student applicant...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Graduates of a relevant Bachelor of Science degree.

Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualifications other than Leaving Certificate. Such applicants should also apply via the CAO. Applicants s...

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Number of Places 36
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2020/21 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2021/22.

Certificate Year 1
Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contribution NIL Total Due NIL
Non Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contr...

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Financial Support

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All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee. Students who do not have the means to afford this payment are entitled to apply for assistance in the form of a grant from the government. The Department of Education a...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+What is Sport Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy?
This course focuses on the prevention, assessment and diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries related to physical activities.

Course Structure
This course equips ...

Subjects Taught

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YEAR 1
Mandatory Subjects
Anatomy 1
Physiology
Physical Sciences
Exercise and Fitness Instruction 1
Cell Biology
Exercise Physiology
Introduction to Sport and Exercise
Psychology
Research Methods 1

YEAR 2
Ma...

Comment

Expand+SPECIAL FEATURES
• Students gain hands-on clinical experience in our dedicated teaching clinic on campus.

• Practical experience working with Institute of Technology Carlow sports teams.

• All students have the opportunity to do a cli...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates will be competent and effective practitioners in injury assessment, treatment and rehabilitation, as well as sports nutrition and exercise prescription skills.

They can secure employment with: sports persons; amat...

Further Enquiries Programme Director
Dr Sharon Kinsella BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD
E: sharon.kinsella@itcarlow.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2020 451
2019 454
2018 440