University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise (Sport and Exercise Science)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 084354A

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

USQ’s Bachelor of Sport and Exercise (Sport and Exercise Science) could make your dream a reality and prepare you for a career in the exercise, fitness and sports industry. Your studies will focus on developing the health and fitness of people across their whole lifespan, including the elderly, pregnant women and children. By combining theoretical knowledge and practical applications, with 140 hours of professional practice placement, you will be well equipped for the career market.

Professional accreditation

As a graduate, you may be able to gain accreditation as an exercise scientist via an individual application with Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA). National University Course Accreditation Program Exercise Science accreditation is being sought. Membership of other professional associations such as Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER) is available.

Career outcomes

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise you can expect to find work as an exercise scientist in areas such as health and physical activity promotion, as a sports coach, gym manager, recreation officer, personal trainer, sports development officer, or work within sports tourism, community sport and recreation, and promotion of sport performance among athletes.

The Bachelor of Sport and Exercise may also provide a pathway for postgraduate studies in sport science, elite sport performance, and clinical disciplines.

Note: Available to international on-campus and off-campus students in Australia only, but not available to international students overseas

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 27,680 Per Year
Start date: 24 February 2020
13 July 2020
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 27,680 Per Year
Start date: 24 February 2020
13 July 2020
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

USQ Ipswich Campus

11 Salisbury Road
Ipswich Queensland 4305
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 22,880 Per Year
Start date: 24 February 2020
13 July 2020
Duration: 3 years or part-time equivalent
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 22,880 Per Year
Start date: 24 February 2020
13 July 2020
Duration: 3 years or part-time equivalent
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

USQ Ipswich Campus

11 Salisbury Road
Ipswich Queensland 4305
Australia

Entry criteria

Applicant must have Australian year 12 level or equivalent.

Students from different country must have qualifications equivalent to Australia

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia