Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This is a one-year degree for high-achieving students who have already completed a relevant Bachelor degree. Bachelor of Physical Activity and Health Science (Honours) students will be able to:understand what's needed to apply, explain, control and practice complex human performance behaviours develop research skills prepare for higher degree studies at the Masters and Doctoral level.Possible careers include working as a fitness assessor or trainer, in health promotion, or as a health and fitness consultant.Graduates can also become health and physical education (PE) teachers or teach personal development in secondary schools provided they also complete a Graduate Diploma.In an increasingly competitive job market, an honours degree will give you an edge over candidates who just have an undergraduate degree.
80 credit points.
- Physical activity and health science
- Sport and exercise 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 5.50 in that degree.*Disclaimer: The Course entry requirements above are for 2021 Admission.
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.
|Campus||Fees||Entry||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Brisbane (McAuley at Banyo)||International: $24,336||No|
|Melbourne (St Patrick's)||International: $24,336||No|
|Strathfield (Mount Saint Mary)||International: $24,336||No|
Graduates can work as health and fitness consultants, research assistants, sports coaches, recreation leaders, and in government and non-government health agencies.