Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This degree includes advanced coursework in the exercise sciences, combined with a minimum of 500 hours of professional practice. You'll be prepared for work in a range of professional areas as a dual-accredited Exercise Scientist and Exercise Physiologist. Your deeper knowledge of the human body and how exercise affects it will enable you to assess, design and deliver exercise-based programs that improve health and performance, prevent chronic conditions, and treat or manage a range of health conditions.


  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems I
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems II
  • Cells, Tissues and Regulation
  • Chemistry of Biological Systems I
  • Chemistry of Biological Systems II
  • Clinical Exercise Testing
  • Clinical Pharmacology for Allied Health
  • Exercise and Sport Psychology
  • Exercise for Clinical Populations II
  • Exercise for Clinical Populations I
  • Exercise Physiology Practicum
  • Exercise Programming and Prescription I
  • Exercise Programming and Prescription II
  • Exercise Science Practicum
  • Exercise Sports Nutrition
  • Exercise, Health and Disease
  • Foundations of Exercise and Sports Science I
  • Foundations of Exercise and Sports Science II
  • Health Challenges for the 21st Century
  • Introduction to Psychology 1
  • Introduction to Psychology 2
  • Introductory Biomechanics
  • Language and Communication for Health
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • Motor Learning and Control
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • Musculoskeletal Biomechanics
  • Neural Basis of Movement
  • Neuromuscular Pathophysiology
  • Physiology of Exercise
  • Professional Practice in Exercise Physiology I
  • Professional Practice in Exercise Physiology II
  • Professional Practice in Exercise Physiology III
  • Research Methods and Statistics


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study pathways

Graduates of this program may be eligible to apply for Graduate Diploma of Health Research (4161) and the Master of Medical Research (5626).

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $152,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 7 years

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