Bond University

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance

Bond University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100510

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

The Bond University Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance equips you with comprehensive knowledge and applied skills in health, fitness and sport performance. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the basic and applied sciences as they apply to personal and community health and fitness, and sport performance at all levels. Focusing on real-world learning, this program is delivered by award-winning teaching staff through significant practical experience and authentic assessment to maximise employment outcomes for graduates. This program allows you the flexibility to tailor your studies to your interests and career aspirations by choosing from a range of subdisciplines, including biomechanics; exercise testing, prescription and delivery; or physiology and biochemistry of exercise, as well as electives in entrepreneurship and innovation, sport management, and tourism and events management.

This program is primarily delivered at the Bond Institute of Health and Sport where you will gain high-quality and practical learning experiences through our National Strength and Conditioning Association-accredited High-Performance Training Centre. These facilities provide sports science testing, training and recovery services to state, national and international athletes and teams. You will also gain industry accreditations in Strength and Conditioning as well as Sport First Aid. The program prepares graduates for exciting career opportunities in exercise and sports performance including strength and conditioning as well as providing an accelerated undergraduate pathway to graduate-entry studies including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nutrition and dietetic practice, and high-performance sports science.

Professional outcomes:

The Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance will provide you with an accelerated undergraduate pathway to postgraduate studies in sports science, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nutrition and dietetics, as well as broader sporting allied health programs.

Successful completion of this degree guarantees graduates an interview for the following Bond University programs:

  • Doctor of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Nutrition & Dietetic Practice
  • Master of Occupational Therapy

You can also undertake higher degree qualifications through a masters by research and PhD in areas such as exercise and sport physiology, exercise biochemistry and molecular biology, exercise and sport psychology, biomechanics, motor control and learning and strength and conditioning.

The Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance will equip you with a strong understanding of exercise and sport performance. Graduates of this degree may seek employment in a range of careers around the world that may include:

  • Community health
  • Community fitness
  • Corporate health
  • Aged care
  • Disability
  • Athletic / sport program coordinator
  • Health education
  • Strength and conditioning in community, school, college or university settings

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Address

Bond University

14 University Drive (Off Cottesloe Drive)
Gold Coast Queensland 4226
Australia

Entry criteria

Applicants with recent secondary education (within the past two years)

In addition, this program requires successful completion of:

  • English, and
  • Mathematics at the level of Mathematics A or equivalent; and
  • One (1) of Physical Education or Biology or Physics or Science 21 or equivalent.

IELTS score 6.5 (No sub score less than 6.0); TOEFL iBT - 79; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) - 58; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) - 176 (No sub score less than 169).

Address

Bond University
14 University Drive (Off Cottesloe Drive)
Gold Coast Queensland 4226
Australia