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Bachelor Blended

Exercise Science (Clinical Practice)

Victoria University

36 months
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32000 AUD/year
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About

The Exercise Science (Clinical Practice) offered at Victoria University helps you kick off your career in sport and exercise rehabilitation.

Overview

About Exercise Science (Clinical Practice) offered at Victoria University

In the Bachelor of Exercise Science (Clinical Practice) offered at Victoria University degree, you'll develop a solid understanding of the science that underpins sport and exercise. You'll work with new ideas and technologies, and gain knowledge and skills for a professional career in clinical exercise physiology, rehabilitation, sport science or human movement.

At VU, you'll learn from world-leading experts in sport studies, and enjoy access to our state-of-the-art facilities. You'll benefit from our sports industry connections, with professional placements and industry networking opportunities.

Our elite partners include Western Bulldogs, Netball Australia, Australian Sports Commission and Tennis Australia.

This course focuses on using exercise for rehabilitation, covering a range of biological and social sciences and humanities subjects, including:

  • biomechanics
  • clinical exercise
  • pathophysiology
  • nutrition and diet
  • motor learning.

VU received the highest possible ranking for human movement and sports science in the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment. This ranking places us ‘well above world standard’.

Join a group of VU graduates known to be strong performers in the sports industry due to their practical experience. 

Careers 

This course provides you with a broad range of skills and knowledge for a rewarding career in the rapidly growing sports and exercise industry.

You could work in exercise science, clinical and sports rehabilitation, personal training, health and fitness instructing, lecturing, or exercise and sport rehabilitation research.

Example jobs include:

  • exercise physiologist
  • personal fitness trainer
  • exercise and sport scientist in professional sport
  • sport nutritionist
  • exercise rehabilitation
  • special populations training - elderly, young, people with a disability
  • community fitness and health services.

Fitness instructors are in high demand in Australia with employment set to grow strongly in the next five years.

VU Bachelor of Exercise Science graduates have found work at elite sport organisations, leisure centres and community-service organisations. Some graduates have started their own businesses in health, fitness and personal training.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Structural Kinesiology
  • Research Methods for Exercise Professionals
  • Human Growth and Lifespan Development
  • Resistance Training
  • Biomechanics
  • Human Physiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We are currently accepting applications for this course.

Credits

288 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 084834G

  • Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent).

OR:

  • Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 AUD per semester during 36 months.

The amount you pay for your course depends on whether you’re offered a Commonwealth supported place or a full fee-paying place

Paying national: $21,390 per year

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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