The exercise and sport science degree allows you to gain valuable practical experience within a range of sport and health related fields.

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science

Practical Experience

"With brand new state of the art facilities, I love being able to put into practice what I've learnt in the classroom" - Alex

As a student in the Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science, you will be able to utilise our state-of-the-art facilities throughout your degree. The exercise science building features high quality laboratories, the latest equipment and a fully stocked gym to aid with your on-campus training.

You will also be provided with opportunities to gain valuable work experience in the sport and health industry. Through our professional placement program you can apply for placements with professional sporting teams, sports organisations, clinics and hospitals. The placements provide you with an insight into your career prospects and allow you to start building networks in the industry. Academics teaching the degree have strong ties with these industries, including the Central Coast Mariners football club.

These practical skills, along with theory, will teach you proper procedures for exercise testing and prescription to improve sport performance and general health.

Additionally, Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science students are eligible to enrol in SCIT3600 which offers you the opportunity to undertake an international placement to expand the theoretical knowledge and skills developed in this program and apply knowledge and skills in an external and international context.

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