¿Qué aprenderé?

The Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise Physiology) provides you with the knowledge, competencies and clinical experience required to deliver exercise and behaviour change strategies for the prevention and management of chronic disease. Graduates are eligible for both exercise science and exercise physiology accreditation through Exercise and Sports Science Australia.

As an exercise physiology student, you will train in the assessment of physical and functional capacity, the identification of risks and the design of targeted, functional and sustainable exercise programs. Exercise physiologists specialise in the delivery of exercise and behaviour change for the prevention and management of conditions such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, depression, cancer and arthritis.

During this four year degree you will develop a comprehensive understanding of exercise physiology, including areas such as musculoskeletal anatomy, muscle mechanics and training, the biomechanics of human movement, neuroscience, nutrition, rehabilitation, and exercise testing and prescription.

Through over 500 hours of clinical experience you will learn to apply your knowledge and gain significant practical experience, working with a range of different clients in numerous settings such as gyms, hospitals and on-site clinics. Upon graduation you will be eligible to apply for accreditation as both an exercise physiologist and exercise scientist through Exercise and Sport Science Australia. As an accredited exercise physiologist, you will have the opportunity to work across all sectors of healthcare, including cardiac rehabilitation, musculoskeletal rehabilitation, mental health, long-term rehabilitation following spinal cord injury, ageing, occupational rehabilitation and programs for people with an intellectual disability.

Course opportunities

Across the four-year course you will engage in over 500 hours of clinical experience working with a range of different clients in numerous settings such as gyms, hospitals and on-site clinics. You will be trained in the assessment of physical and functional capacity, the identification of risks and the design of targeted, functional and sustainable exercise programs.

Graduates of this degree will be eligible to apply for accreditation as an exercise physiologist through Exercise and Sport Science Australia (subject to approval). Accredited exercise physiologists can provide exercise services under Medicare, WorkCover, private health insurance funds and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Careers & future study

Future study options

Outstanding candidates are eligible to apply for admission to a higher degree by research offered in the faculty: Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Applied Science. The groundbreaking research conducted by our faculty members has had, and continues to have, an enormous impact on the health and quality of life of local, national and global communities.

Graduate opportunities

Graduates of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise Physiology) have broad employment opportunities. Examples include exercise rehabilitation, prevention and management of chronic diseases, medical scientist, community health promotions, occupational health and safety and injury prevention (occupational ergonomics), sport scientist, strength and conditioning coach or trainer, and fitness industry, personal fitness promotion.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Faculty of Health Sciences

CRICOS

074245M

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (4 )

Costos de estudio
Year 1 Tuition fee: AUD $51,000; This indicative tuition fee is subject to annual increase each year of your study, effective at the start of each calendar year.

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Aplicaciones hasta

Esperado October 2019

Más detalles

Fecha de inicio

Esperado Febrero 2020

Lugar

Cumberland Campus

Faculty of Health Sciences,

75 East Street,

LIDCOMBE,

New South Wales,

2141, SYDNEY, Australia

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Admission to this course is on the basis of the following criteria: a secondary education qualification (including national and international equivalents), or approved higher education study, including approved preparation courses. English Language Requirements: IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0; TOEFL Paper based score of 565; TOEFL IBT: 85; PTE Academic score of 61; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 58; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): 45; Cambridge English scale: CAE and CPE: 176.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Admission to this course is on the basis of the following criteria:

a secondary education qualification (including national and international equivalents), or approved higher education study, including approved preparation courses.

TOEFL - IBT score: A minimum result of 96 overall including a minimum result of 20 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 22 in Writing.

IELTS score: A minimum result of 7.0 overall and a minimum result of 6.5 in each band

TOEFL - PBT score: A minimum result of 592 overall including a minimum result of 5.0 in Writing

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La Universidad de Sydney 1º lugar en Australia y el 4º en el mundo por empleabilidad de graduados, QS Clasificación de Empleabilidad de Graduados 2018

  • 3º en Australia, Clasificación Mundial por Reputación 2018
  • 42 ° en el mundo, Clasificación Mundial de Universidades 2019
  • Once instalaciones de enseñanza e investigación
  • Instalaciones excepcionales, incluido el Centro de Innovación