This postgraduate course aims to provide specific training and education for sports graduates wishing to specialise in the growing field of health rehabilitation and exercise for chronic and non acute conditions.
The course is intended to prepare graduates for the employment markets they are likely to face. The MSc Health Rehabilitation and Exercise is designed to meet the changing needs of employers as well as the changing nature of the employment market.
The proposed programme addresses a need for further study opportunities in the health rehabilitation field at postgraduate level. It provides a progression route for graduates of any related BSc programmes (e.g. those concerned with health & fitness or sports science) would benefit from completing this programme in preparation for a career in exercise prescription for cardiac populations.
Graduates will enhance their progression prospect within the organisations they work for due to the high competencies acquired.