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Bachelor On Campus

Exercise and Health

The University of Western Australia

36 months
40100 AUD/year
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A major in Exercise and Health Science at The University of Western Australia ensures you will graduate with a broad knowledge and understanding in the area of exercise and health. 

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Are you passionate about exercise and health? Do you want to spread the word and educate others about keeping fit and being healthy? This Exercise and Health Science at The University of Western Australia develops your knowledge and skills in the exercise and health domain, with relevant training for careers in the health education, exercise rehabilitation, health service delivery, and fitness industries. Your knowledge and skills also complement other science areas, potentially leading to postgraduate professional training. 

You’ll study a mix of core units to give a solid foundation in the area and are able to choose from option units to ensure you graduate with a broad knowledge and understanding in the area of exercise and health. 

The Bachelor of Science with a degree-specific major in Sport Science and a second major in Exercise and Health is a National University Course Accreditation Program (NUCAP) accredited course. Upon graduation, you may apply to Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) within two years of completing the course for credentialing as an Accredited Exercise Scientist (AES).

Career Pathways

Employment opportunities exist in the professions of healthy lifestyle programming for the community and industry, sports development, health and fitness coordination and program mangement, and as an Exercise Scientist. You may decide to move on to specialised postgraduate qualifcations in education, teaching, rehabilitation, physiotherapy, occupational thereapy, corporate training, recreation management, health promotion, medicine or work health and safety.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology: Behaviour in Context 
  • The Musculoskeletal System and Movement
  • Applied Anatomy and Athletic Performance 
  • Physical Fitness and Health 
  • Exercise Physiology 
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Sport, Exercise and Health 
  • Promoting Lifelong Physical Activity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code:095001B

CRICOS Code:097871F

  • Indonesian Secondary School Leaving Certificate (STTB SMA)


  • All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE)


  • Canadian Matriculation (except Quebec)


  • Chinese Gao Kao


  • Chinese Unified Examinations (UEC)


  • French Baccalauréat


  • GCE or Cambridge Advanced-level Examinations


  • German Abitur


  • Indian School Certificate (CISCE)


  • International Baccalaureate


Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 120300 AUD for the full programme during 36 months.

National Commonwealth supported students: $8,747.06


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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