Bachelor of Sports and Exercise Science at University of Canberra, Australia

Through the bachelor of sports and exercise science program, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of all facets of sports and exercise science, study the complexity of human movement, and develop tactics to help players attain their maximum potential.

Description

Through the bachelor of sports and exercise science program, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of all facets of sports and exercise science, study the complexity of human movement, and develop tactics to help players attain their maximum potential.


You can form unheard-of relationships with amateur and professional athletic organizations here on campus thanks to access to UC's creative and distinctive Sporting Commons. 


In the presence of Australia's top elite sports teams and research institutions, you will be encouraged to network with and integrate into the Canberra sports community.


After completing this course, you can apply for membership in Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) as it is accredited. 


With many interns securing future opportunities even before graduation, this course has a particularly strong relationship between professional assignments and employment.


If you'd like to continue your education at the graduate level, you could enroll in the Master of Sport and Exercise Science (Research) or one of the many other related master's programs offered by the Faculty of Health. 


High-achieving students may also be eligible to enroll in the Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honors).

What you will Study


  • Discuss a range of subjects related to exercise science, such as motor control, psychology, and human anatomy and physiology.


  • Academic preparation is necessary for a profession in the sports industry.


  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of disciplines such as sport analytics and biomechanics.

Learning Outcomes


  1. Create professional networks and seek employment in the sport and exercise science industry. 


  1. Translate and disseminate sports and exercise knowledge to experts, public and private sector officials, and clients.


  1. Read, appraise, integrate, and apply human performance research.


  1. Use theoretical and practical anatomy and physiology knowledge in the exercise science profession.


  1. Demonstrate practical exercise science decision-making, assessment, intervention, and teaching skills.


  1. Describe how exercise affects growth and performance.


  1. Develop, administer, and evaluate the most effective therapies to improve performance or health for individuals, groups, communities, and populations.

Career Opportunities

Study sports and exercise science to be able to work in a variety of settings and professions.

  • Exercise physiologist

  • Sport development officer

  • Sports analyst

  • Performance analyst

  • Physical training specialist

  • Fitness instructor

  • Rehabilitation counselor

  • Sports director

  • Competition Manager

Admission Requirements


Those admitted to the course are chosen based on their entrance rank. To get a rank, one can employ the following techniques:


  • Year 12 ATAR

  • other Australian Qualification

  • work experience

  • overseas qualification


Additionally, we provide a variety of entry initiatives that give you the opportunity to enroll at the University through various admissions procedures and pathway programs.

English language Requirements


  • IELTS - 6.0

  • TOEFL - 60

Tuition fee and Scholarships

  • For domestic students -  Commonwealth Supported Place

  • For international students - $31,500 per year

Scholarships

Students may be able to get independent or external scholarships to help them pay for their online studies. Examine the list to discover if you're eligible for a scholarship. Many scholarships are given either based on merit or financial need.

$31,500 per year
  • Level
    Bachelor
  • Delivery
    On Campus
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    February
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL (IBT), PTE
  • Scholarship
    25% Off Total Tuition Fee