University of Newcastle

Master of Exercise Physiology

University of Newcastle

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00109J

The Master of Exercise Physiology is for students who have completed an AQF level 7 Bachelor (or higher), or equivalent, degree in exercise and sport science who wish to pursue a career as an Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP). The Master of Exercise Physiology is an advanced professionally orientated degree program which has been designed to meet the required Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA) professional standards whilst including exciting course offerings reflecting current and emerging areas of exercise physiology practice.


150 units of Core Courses10 units of Directed Courses


  • Exercise Physiology Practice, Assessment and Intervention
  • Exercise and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Exercise in Chronic Diseases (Cardiovascular, Pulmonary and Metabolic Diseases)
  • Exercises in Geriatric Populations
  • Human Pharmacology
  • Motivating Health Behaviour Change

Standard entry requirements

Prior completion of an AQF 7 Bachelor degree (or higher), or equivalent, in exercise and sport science and successful Graduate Entry Assessment from Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA)

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Ourimbah Domestic: $38,770
International: $72,880
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Ourimbah.

Fees are indicative and subject to variation.

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