Diploma of Exercise and Sport Science - YEXSS1 - 2018

Course overview

Exercise and sport science investigates how exercise can be used to improve health and fitness, enhance physical performance, and prevent and rehabilitate injury in both healthy and physically challenged people. It is used widely in professional sports, with the aged and the injured.

The Diploma is an introductory program for anyone who is interested in understanding the human body and its structures and systems. Students will explore the fundamentals of how the human body interacts with its environment and the subsequent optimisation of human performance, and the body's acute and chronic responses to exercise.

Why study with us

  • Students can study this course as on-campus students or online.
  • The Diploma can be used as an entry point into the associate and bachelor degrees in exercise and sport science.

Career opportunities

As a graduate you will find career opportunities in the fitness, sport and health industries designing programs and assessing clients, enhancing sport and exercise performance and providing health-related fitness advice.


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