Study sport and exercise science

When you study exercise and sport science, you’ll learn about the roles and benefits of exercise and healthy lifestyles in the contexts of elite sport through to recreational physical activity as well as community health and wellbeing. You will be given a strong academic base in exercise prescription, sports performance analysis and physical activity across the lifespan and will have the opportunity to pursue your own interests by choosing from our range of elective units.

Exercise and sports science presentation – start here for key information

Check out our video on sport and exercise science where our academics and teaching staff answer key and frequently asked questions. They discuss our courses, placements and practical experience, classes and timetables, assessments, admission pathways and more.

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Check out our website to learn more about sport and exercise science at ACU.

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