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Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science Southern Cross University - SCU

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
Coffs Harbour
3 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Whether you want to coach elite athletes or improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, you will need an understanding of sport and exercise sciences, and how the human body responds to exercise.

A Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science will prepare you with the skills and knowledge to work with people from the health and fitness enthusiast to the elite level athlete.

The degree is focused on human movement, anatomy, sports conditioning and training methods, and includes opportunities to specialise in sports psychology, nutrition or teaching.


Education: this major offers graduates a pathway to a Southern Cross University degree in secondary teaching (Master of Teaching), potentially leading to...

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As an exercise scientist, graduates can expect to gain employment in sports coaching, strength training and conditioning, sport development, performance testing...

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Additional Information

Students complete a 140-hour placement of their choice during their third-year studies and some students have the option of an additional placement...

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: The positive aspects would have to be that I actually enjoy the course and strive to do my best, it seems very rewarding and the content is very interesting and not hard to understand

Negatives: The content is very heavy, each unit has a certain amount of work load and if you fall behind it's really hard to catc...

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