Deakin University

Master of Applied Sport Science

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

This industry-leading degree prepares you for the full spectrum of challenges faced by sport scientists and high-performance managers working at all levels of sport, from local to elite level. You will graduate with 220 hours of professional practice, or with the knowledge and skills to pursue entry into a PhD. Through our partnerships and your placements, you’ll build advanced skills and networks that open the door to senior roles.If you are looking to elevate your career, why not do it with the number one sport science school in Australia?*Jobs in the sports industry are set to rise in the next five years.^ *Shanghai Ranking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2018^ Australian Government 2018 Occupation Projections


12 credit points.


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Standard entry requirements

Entry will be based on performance in Bachelor Degree or higher in a related discipline or Bachelor Degree or higher in any discipline AND two years relevant work experience or evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement.


To become an Accredited Sport Scientist (ASpS) with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA), graduates need to be able to meet the ESSA ASpS requirements.

Study pathways

Students completing the appropriate elective (HSE729) with the appropriate grade (>70%) will be eligible for entry into higher degree by research (i.e., PhD) studies.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Domestic: $31,412
International: $48,864
  • Part-time : 3 years

Further information

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