The Bachelor of Physical, Health and Outdoor Education is a 3 year (360 Credit Points) course that provides preparation for those wishing to enter the education / training profession. It covers a range of topics including environmental and sustainability education, safety and risk management, leadership, health, gender studies, exercise physiology, sports biomechanics, movement studies and skill analysis. The course serves as a pathway into a Masters Degree for those graduates wishing to qualify as teachers. The three Essentials - Global Citizenship, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Thinking - are specialist areas designed to give you an edge with employers. They will enable you to adapt your knowledge and skills to new contexts in a rapidly changing world. Subjects addressing the Essentials are part of all undergraduate La Trobe degrees and can be identified in the subject database by distinct icons. The list of approved subjects is also on the Essentials webpage. Students must complete a total of 360 credit points to graduate from this course. Note:
Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at La Trobe University.