Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

Southern Cross University - SCU

Student rating (4.05) from 27 reviews

Overview

Bachelor Degree
East Lismore
3.0 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.
Majors

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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Careers

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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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science based on 3 reviews
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4.33
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3.33
Teachers
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3.67
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