Advanced Diploma in Sport Injury Prevention and Management (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Sports, Exercise & Recreation courses
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Life & Health Sciences Sports, Exercise & Recreation

Advanced Diploma in Sport Injury Prevention and Management
運動創傷預防及處理高等文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

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Course Code
HS086A
Application Code
1945-HS086A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Next intake(s)
09-2022
Duration
2 years
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$20,500 per year
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Deadline on 27 Aug 2021 (Fri)
Enquiries
2587 3154
2807 2054

The overall aim of the programme is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to develop expertise in the management of injury arising from vigorous exercise and sport. It is designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of sport injuries, preventative measures and sport injury management so that they can assist themselves and guide those under their supervision.
 
Students are expected to use this knowledge to underpin the development and delivery of sport and exercise programmes. 

Scholarship Opportunity

Students who are elite athletes can apply for the Western Harbour Tunnel Elite Athlete Education Scholarship. The application deadline is 31 May each year.

This is a 2-year programme.

  • Year 1 of the Advanced Diploma studies: Commencing in September 2021
  • Year 2 of the Advanced Diploma studies: Commencing in September 2022

Year 1 classes will normally be held every Monday and Wednesday evening in Semester 2 (January to April) and Semester 3 (May to August). For Semester 1 (September to December), the classes may be held every Monday and Thursday evening. The schedule is subject to change.

Year 2 classes will normally be held every Tuesday and Thursday evening.

Remarks:

HKU Library Reader's card will be offered to HKU SPACE part-time students (including Advanced Diploma). Library Reader's card gives students of this programme the right to On-site reading and On-site access to e-resources.  It does not grant students the right to borrow books and use remote access to selected e-resources. If students wish to borrow books and use remote access to selected e-resources,  an upgrade fee of HKD 1140 per year will be charged.

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Days / Time
  • Monday, (Year I) 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Thursday, (Year I, Sem 1 (Sep 2021 - Dec 2021)) 7:00pm - 9:30pm
  • Wednesday, (Year I, Sem 2 & 3 (Jan 2022 - Aug 2022)) 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Tuesday, (Year II) 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Thursday, (Year II) 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue

Year 1:

Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise

Introduction to the Prevention and Management of Sport Injury

Body in Motion

Professional Practice l: Sport Injury Management

Sports Massage and Strapping – Lower body

Academic Writing Skills

 

Year 2:

Anatomy and Biomechanics of Sports Specific Injuries

Sports Massage and Strapping – Upper body

Principle and Practice of the Prevention and Management of Sport Injury 1

Principle and Practice of the Prevention and Management of Sport Injury 2

Professional Practice ll: Sport Injury Management

 
Students who complete all modules will receive the Advanced Diploma in Sport Injury Prevention and Management awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE.  Students who choose to exit after completing Year 1 will be awarded a Certificate in Sport Injury Prevention and Management.

Applicants shall:

  1. have gained in the HKDSE Examination Level 2 or above in 5 subjects (including Chinese Language and English Language), or equivalent;
  2. (a)(i) be aged at least 21 years of age and have three years of relevant work experience, or

             (ii) hold a Certificate in relevant subjects;

  and

       (b) Provide evidence of English proficiency, such as:

           (i) HKDSE English Language at Level 2; or

           (ii) HKCEE English Language at Level 2; or

           (iii) HKCEE English Language (Syllabus B) at Grade E (Grade C in the case of English Language (Syllabus A)); or

           (iv) an overall band of 6 with subtest of 5.5 in the IELTS; or

           (v) a score of 550 in the paper-based TOEFL or a score of 213 in the computer-based TOEFL.

   

Applicants may be required to attend an interview and/or an English test.

Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$20,500 per year (The course fee is reviewed annually and the fee for September 2021 is subject to change without prior notice)
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Advanced Diploma in Sport Injury Prevention and Management
運動創傷預防及處理高等文憑
COURSE CODE 41F120760 FEES $41,000 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Advanced Diploma in Sport Injury Prevention and Management

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [4])

Online Application Apply Now

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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.