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Module

SES3001 : Sport and Exercise Medicine

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Iain Spears
  • Lecturer: Dr Paul Catterson
  • Owning School: Biomedical, Nutritional and Sports Scien
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 10.0

Aims

The aim of this module is to provide students with an understanding of the multidisciplinary approach to injury prevention and treatment in sport and exercise science and how sports medicine can contribute to performance enhancement.

Outline Of Syllabus

The syllabus will cover the following topics:



Overview of medicine provision in sport and exercise

Monitoring of training load



Musculoskeletal injuries and the inflammatory response

Risk assessment and screening

Injury prevention

Sport and paediatric orthopaedics



Rehabilitation and return to play

New technologies in injury treatment

Resuscitation and emergency aid

The use of drugs in sport

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Reading Lists

Timetable