A bachelor's degree is an undergraduate degree that is offered by universities and colleges when students complete a program of study. Most bachelor courses last three or four years with some lasting up to seven years.
A program or course in sport generally prepares students to manage sports teams, become a senior coach of a sport students choose to focus on, become a physical education teacher or enter any closely related fields.
Australia has the third largest number of foreign students in the world despite having a community of only 23 million. These are strong academic credentials, but Australian institutions are just as highly ranked as the cities that house them around the native land.
Top Bachelor Programs in Sport in Australia 2017
With digital technology making sports media more accessible than ever, there’s no better time for you to tell the stories of sporting achievement. Our Bachelor of Sports Media will arm you with a range of skills and knowledge that will form the bedrock for your successful career in sports. This course will train you to become a working professional in print, radio, television and online journalism. [+]
Our Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science explores the complexity of human movement and strategies to assist athletes in reaching their full potential. UC’s Sporting Commons gives you unprecedented access to community and professional sporting organisations right here on campus. You will network and become part of the Canberra sports community in the company of Australia's leading elite sports teams and research centres. [+]
Behind every story of sporting excellence is the often untold story of skilled planning and strong management. Our Bachelor of Sports Management was the first of its kind in Australia and has since become a leader in the field of professional sport management education. [+]
Offered online and at the Bathurst and Port Macquarie campuses, CSU’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation) will provide you with a foundation in the theoretical and practical components of exercise science. [+]
The Exercise and Sport Science course is designed to equip graduates as allied health professionals who use exercise as an intervention to improve health and fitness, enhance physical performance and [+]
Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (BESS)
Locations:Casuarina Campus External Studies
The Exercise and Sport Science course is designed to equip graduates as allied health professionals who use exercise as an intervention to improve health and fitness, enhance physical performance and prevent and rehabilitate injury in both healthy (including athletes) and physically challenged (such as aged and injured) populations. This course has a physiotherapy preparation stream designed to provide a pathway to the Master of Physiotherapy offered by Flinders University by undertaking additional specialist units.
Exercise and Sport Science graduates have diverse employment opportunities in fitness, sport and health industries.... [-]
In this program you learn the theory and application of sciences that underpin human movement and performance. You gain in-depth knowledge of exercise sciences [+]
Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
In this program you learn the theory and application of sciences that underpin human movement and performance. You gain in-depth knowledge of exercise sciences including exercise physiology, biomechanics, motor control, sports psychology, sports medicine, sports nutrition, performance analysis and sports coaching. If you complete appropriate courses you can obtain sports trainer accreditation or Australian Sports Commission certification and be eligible for membership with Exercise and Sports Science Australia as an Exercise Scientist. Several first aid qualifications are incorporated throughout the degree.
This degree is ideal for students who wish to work as sport, recreation or fitness professionals. You can major in; coaching, health and physical education, management, outdoor education [+]
Bachelor of Sport and Recreation
This degree is ideal for students who wish to work as sport, recreation or fitness professionals. You can major in; coaching, health and physical education, management, outdoor education, physical activity and nutrition; or sport and exercise.
MajorsCoaching Health and Physical Education Management Outdoor Education Physical Activity and Nutrition Sport and Exercise Science
You can complete the Bachelor of Sport and Recreation with no major, providing a broad-base qualification and the ability to select papers across several majors.