Last Updated on December 28, 2022
This program has been created specifically for general practitioners who want to develop or advance their knowledge and skills in sports medicine. The program provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to prevention, treatment and management of sports injuries. Students will develop the clinical knowledge, research and practical skills for evidence-based practice in sports medicine. Students will be well placed to treat different types of exercising individuals (e.g. athletes and amateur sports people), and different types of injuries sustained during sporting activities and other physical activity (e.g. muscular injuries and lumbar region injuries).
Graduate Certificate In Sports Medicine Uq
|About this course|
|Level||Masters Certificate Program|
Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine is offered by School of Medicine under The University of Queensland, Australia.
This a Masters Certificate level program of a course duration of 6 Months.
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|Tuition & fees||INR 10,94,638|
Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 AUD = INR 53.87|
Tuition & expenses were last updated on 20ᵗʰ April 2021Entry Requirements
|Entry requirements for this course|
|Bachelors||46.0%Minimum Requirement :An approved degree in medicine and 2 years full-time (or equivalent) post-qualification clinical practice.Applicants must hold registration as a medical practitioner in country of practice.|
|Exams||IELTS : 6.5IELTS score of 6.5 overall; no individual band less than 6.0.|
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An understanding of the fundamental principles of sports medicine and its applications will serve as an important backdrop within a general practice setting. These programs offer flexible, work-based learning and are delivered entirely online using proven online learning pedagogies (such as hands-on video tutorials) and discussion forums to allow contact with expert staff and other general practitioners. Assessment projects are highly practical and industry relevant and they can also be customised to your own development needs.
What you can study
Students will undertake clinically focused, practical content and assessment tasks relevant to their current employment in the field.
Courses and requirements
See the courses and requirements for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine.
Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities.
Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:
- Master of Sports Medicine
How to Apply
Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.
To commence study in semester 1 – January 31 of the year of commencement.
To commence study in semester 2 – June 30 of the year of commencement
Fees for Australian students
When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees. An invoice with the fees for the current semester will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.
If the invoice for a given semester or teaching period is not yet available, you can use the Fees Schedules to estimate your fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.
Fees for all students are reviewed annually in accordance with the University’s Student Fees Policy, and may increase from 1 January each year.
If you are a prospective student, or if you haven’t yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.
What you can do with a Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine
The UQ programs in Sports Medicine provide practicing general practitioners the opportunity to develop or advance their knowledge and skills in sports medicine.
Program rules for the Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine
To complete the Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine
To graduate with a Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine a student must have successfully completed all requirements of the program as certified by the Executive Dean. This includes courses to be taken to complete the program and any other specific conditions of the program including admission, enrolment and progression requirements.
Students should be aware of the University of Queensland policies and rules which govern the conduct of UQ programs. These may be found on the UQ policies and rules page on the my.UQ website.
Based upon course selection, students may be able to exit this award with the:
- Master of Sports Medicine (#16)
master of sports medicine uq
Widen your knowledge in the sports medicine field and incorporate sports medicine practices into your general practice.
This 16-unit coursework and research program has been created specifically for registered general practitioners who want to advance their knowledge and skills in sports medicine.
Through the program, you’ll acquire the clinical knowledge, research and practical skills for evidence-based practice in sports medicine. The knowledge and skills gained will allow you to provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to prevention, treatment and management of sports injuries. You’ll be well equipped to treat a range of active people, from amateur sports enthusiasts, elite athletes, children, and those with disabilities or advanced age.
The program offers flexible, work-based learning and is delivered entirely online using proven online learning pedagogies (such as hands-on video tutorials) and discussion forums to allow contact with expert staff and other general practitioners. Assessment projects are highly practical and industry relevant and they can also be customised to your own development needs.
You’ll graduate with a respected qualification and enhanced knowledge to advance your professional skills or set yourself up for further academic study.Read lessDomesticInternationalBegin study in Select a year 20212022 or 2023 SemesterSelectSelectWhere your qualification is fromSelectSelectGPA EQUIVALENT0000Select an option for all fields above to view entry requirementsEntry requirements are subject to changeSee full entry requirementsLOCATIONExternalFEESA$41536 (2021 indicative per year)DURATION1 Year full-timeSTART SEMESTERSemester 1 (21 Feb, 2022), Semester 2 (25 Jul, 2022)Semester dates for 2023 are yet to be confirmedPROGRAM CODE5420CRICOS CODEAQFLevel 9Scholarships available
- Study a program designed specifically for general practitioners to upskill in sports medicine practice.
- Develop your core knowledge about diagnosing, treating and managing exercise-related injuries.
- Enjoy the convenience of flexible, online, work-based study.
- Learn from expert educators and experienced sports medicine practitioners.
2 in the world for sports-related subjects
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1 in Australia for sports-related subjects
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How you’ll learn
Due to the way they are taught, certain programs and plans are not offered online in Semester 1, 2022.
Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.
- Online study
What you’ll study
At UQ, degrees are called ‘programs’ and subjects are called ‘courses’. Here’s a sample of the courses you could study in this program:
- Principles of Sports Medicine
- Special Groups in Sports Medicine
- Upper Limb, Head, Neck and Trunk Sport Injuries
- Clinical Exercise Science for Sports Medicine 1