Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science - Honours

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00004G

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science (Honours) students will explore and analyse a specialist area of exercise science and human performance or related topics from both a theoretical and professional perspective; develop research skills; conduct a creative and analytical study in the form of a thesis. In an increasingly competitive job market, an honours degree will give you an edge over candidates who just have an undergraduate degree. Possible career paths include: health and fitness consultant; exercise scientist; sports scientist; sports coach; exercise physiologist.


80 credit points.


  • Research Methods in Health Sciences
  • Exercise and Sports Science

Standard entry requirements

To be eligible to apply for admission to the course, a student must have completed a relevant bachelor degree and attained a GPA of 5.75 in that degree.

Study pathways

Graduates may be eligible to progress to a postgraduate coursework degree in exercise science. Graduates may also be eligible to undertake a Master of Philosophy or Doctor of Philosophy.

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo) International: $23,624 No No information available
Melbourne (St Patrick's) International: $23,624 No No information available
Strathfield (Mount Saint Mary) International: $23,624 No No information available

Further information

Graduates can work as health and fitness consultants, exercise scientists, sports scientists, sports coaches, and exercise physiologists - after completing a postgraduate qualification in exercise physiology.

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