Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sport Science)

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Exercise and Sport Science

Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise and Sport Science)

Students complete 144 credit points, comprising:
(a) 12 credit points of core units of study from Table A
(b) a major (48 credit points) in Exercise Science
(c) a minor (36 credit points) in Physical Activity and Health
(d) optionally, a second minor (36 credit points) or second major (48 credit points)
(e) optionally, up to 12 credit points of elective units from Table O
(f) any additional elective units of study from Table A or Table S to satisfy a total of 144 credit points for the course.

Bachelor of Applied Science / Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Exercise and Sport Science)

Students must complete 192 credit points, comprising:
(a) 12 credit points of core units of study from Table A
(b) a major (48 credit points) in Exercise Science; and
(c) a minor (36 credit points) in Physical Activity and Health; and
(d) a second major (48 credit points) from this table (Table A) or Table S (Shared Pool) in the Interdisciplinary Studies Handbook
(e) 12 credit points of units of study from Table O (Open Learning Environment) in the Interdisciplinary Studies Handbook; and
(f) a minimum of 24 credit points at 4000-level from Table A or Table S (Shared Pool) in the Interdisciplinary Studies Handbook, including:
(i) a research, community, industry or entrepreneurship project (12 to 36 credit points); and
(ii) any additional elective units of study from Table A or Table S required to make up the 192 credit point total

Bachelor of Applied Science / Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Exercise and Sport Science) with Honours

Students complete the requirements for the pass degree, and
(a) at least 36 and a maximum of 48 credit points of additional Honours units at 4000 level or above, including:
(i) an Honours research project of at least 12 and a maximum of 36 credit points, and
(ii) at least 12 and a maximum of 36 credit points of Honours coursework, as required
(iii) Honours subject areas and units of study for honours within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences are listed in Table A for the relevant faculty or Table S (Shared Pool) in the Interdiscplinary Studies Handbook.

1000-level units of study

Degree core
BIOS1168
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
6   

Semester 1 Unit Coordinators are Dr Cliffton Chan and A/Prof Leslie Nicholson, Semester 2 unit coordinator is Dr Joanna Diong
Semester 1
Semester 2
BIOS1169
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy B
6    P BIOS1168
Semester 1
Semester 2

Electives

Electives for the degree may be selected from Table A (below) or Table S
EXSS1039
Introduction to Body Composition Methods
6      Semester 1
EXSS1040
Introduction to Strength and Conditioning
6      Semester 2
Additional elective units of study to be offered from 2021. Availability of units of study may vary from year to year.