A snapshot of the Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise)
- Course duration
3 years full time or part time equivalent
- Study mode
Face to face with selected subjects available online
- Online learning
Selected subjects available online
Online subjects are taught with a viable cohort of students. If the cohort is not the right size for interactive learning students may be asked to attend on campus.
Enrolling now for 2018 study
March and July annually on campus
Quarterly online intakes commencing March 2018
FEE-HELP approved (for domestic students)
Payment plans & upfront payment available
Tuition payment arrangements must be confirmed upon admission to the college.
- Transfer credit
An applicant may apply for an assessment of their prior learning at the time of applying for entry to an award course of the college.
An overview of the Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise).
About the course
The knowledge covered in the Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise) is based on the sciences behind health, physical activity and exercise.
This course allows you to develop a strong foundation in the application, implementation and evaluation of healthy lifestyles and exercise. You will build a broad understanding of biomedicine and exercise science fields while exploring the role of the sociocultural aspects that underpin lifestyle opportunities. You will also be introduced to strategies aimed at bringing about individual and community change.
The Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise) is divided into three major study areas.
- The Determinants of Health (Core) Stream introduces students to health promotion principles and provides an understanding of the social, psychological and cultural factors influencing general health and wellbeing.
- The Bioscience (Core) Stream provides a background in the structure and function of the human body and explores the concepts of exercise physiology.
- The Exercise (Major) Stream provides students with the knowledge in the science of exercise to optimise health, physical activity, and lifestyle management for all people.
Discover where a Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise) degree can take you.
Studying a Health Science (Exercise) degree at ACPE can open up numerous doors within this dynamic industry. If you’re interested in gaining employment straight after graduation as a Health or Medical Officer or you want to continue your studies in order to specialise in a particular field, this recognised qualification offers you the flexibility you desire.
High Performance Sport Advisers
Further study options
Heath and exercise research
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