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Charles Darwin University (CDU)

  • 20% international / 80% domestic

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science

  • Bachelor

Ready to turn your passion for sports and exercise into your career? As an exercise and sports scientist, you are a qualified health professional helping your clients improve their health and fitness, enhance physical performance and prevent and rehabilitate injury in populations of both healthy (including athletes) and the physically challenged (such as aged and injured).

Key details

Degree Type
Bachelor
Duration
3 years full-time, 6 years part-time
Course Code
BESS, 060254C
Study Mode
Online, In person
Intake Months
Mar, Aug, Dec

About this course

Ready to turn your passion for sports and exercise into your career? As an exercise and sports scientist, you are a qualified health professional helping your clients improve their health and fitness, enhance physical performance and prevent and rehabilitate injury in populations of both healthy (including athletes) and the physically challenged (such as aged and injured). You will combine your academic studies with practical experience with opportunities to get out of the classroom and into the field in professional placements. If you are interested in physiotherapy, you will be able to choose three specialist elective units from Flinders University if you are considering further postgraduate qualifications in physiotherapy.

Entry requirements

Admission Requirements Admission requirements are met by one of the following: Successful completion of the Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (or equivalent) and the awarding of an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of at least 60*. Successful completion of a national qualification at Certificate IV level or higher. Successful completion of at least 0. 5 year of full-time study (or equivalent) of a higher education degree/diploma. Overseas secondary or tertiary qualifications considered equivalent to the above Australian qualifications. Attainment of a STAT Multiple Choice score of 135 (or a score of 145 if prior to May 2010). Successful completion of the Tertiary Enabling Program, the ACIKE Preparation for Tertiary Success courses, or other recognised tertiary preparation course. Submission of an acceptable personal competencies statement and/or employment experience. * After any applicable adjustment factors have been applied. English Language Requirements All HE applicants are required to demonstrate the minimum English language proficiency requirements for their chosen course of study. These entry requirements will normally be met by undertaking previous education in an English speaking country or obtaining a minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score. Where applicable, international applicants must also satisfy the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) English language proficiency (ELP) requirements for student visa applications.

Study locations

Online

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at Charles Darwin University (CDU).
72.4%
Overall satisfaction
69%
Skill scale
62.1%
Teaching scale