Bachelor of Exercise Science and Master of Exercise Physiology

La Trobe University

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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Bendigo
4 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree delivers you a postgraduate qualification that combines the study of human movement with an understanding of how exercise is used for rehabilitation, disease management and injury prevention.

From an exercise science perspective, you'll investigate motor control, exercise physiology, biomechanics and anatomy. You'll gain an understanding of how to modify health behaviours in the community and how exercise programs can be used to optimise performance. You'll also learn how to work with groups such as the elderly, people with disabilities and athletes undergoing rehabilitation.

You'll explore how exercise is used to promote health and well-being, including the preventative and rehabilitative benefits of exercise for those with chronic illnesses or serious injuries.
Placements

You'll gain hands-on experience through at least 500 hours of clinical placement.

Your clinical placements will teach you to develop and implement exercise,...

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Careers

Accredited Exercise physiologists are specialists who use exercise interventions to condition clients for optimal health/performance and to treat patients with,...

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