Bachelor's Degree in Sport in Australia

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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.

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Bachelor of Sports Media

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2018 Australia Canberra

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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Sport in Australia 2017. Be part of sports history in the making 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. Study a Bachelor of Sports Media at UC and you will: learn the essential skills of a professional sports journalist understand the moral and ethical implications of sports coverage gain a stronger awareness of the many delivery platforms experience regular and critical practice in sports reporting. gain a clear insight into media practice across a range of professional and amateur sports develop a working knowledge and appreciation of the skills that achieve excellence in sports coverage. Work-integrated learning All students are encouraged to apply for numerous sports internships with our professional sports partners in NRL, Super Rugby, W-League and WNBL. Completing an internship is an invaluable opportunity to gain practical experience and form strong relationships within industry before graduating. Career opportunities professional and community sports organisations newspapers magazines radio television online Course specific information High performing students may be eligible for enrolment in the Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honours). Course Requirements Required - 69 credit points as follows MJ0217 Major in Journalism (18 credit points) Required Units - Must... [-]

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2018 Australia Canberra

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. [+]

Become a high scorer in the science of sport 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. Study the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science at UC and you will: be academically prepared for a career in sporting achievement cover a range of sports science subjects from human anatomy and physiology to motor control and psychology develop comprehensive skills in areas such as biomechanics and sport analytics gain knowledge in the theory and practice of coaching. Work-integrated learning You will have the opportunity to apply for numerous sports internships with our professional sports partners in NRL, Super Rugby, W-League and WNBL. We highly recommend completing an internship as an invaluable opportunity to gain practical experience and form strong relationships within industry before graduating. Career opportunities Coach Sport director Sport and exercise scientist Sport development officer Course specific information You will have the option to apply for membership with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA). Graduates can continue their studies into related masters programs in sport science, exercise physiology and physiotherapy. Course Requirements Required - 69 credit points as follows MJ0260 Major in Exercise Science (21 credit points) MJ0261 Major in Human Movement (18 credit points)... [-]

Bachelor of Sports Management

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2018 Australia Canberra

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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Sport in Australia 2017. The path to sporting excellence needs great management 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. Throughout the course you will develop a strong working knowledge of management theory and practice. And, you will have unprecedented access to leaders in sport through our on-campus Sporting Commons. Study The Bachelor of Sports Management at UC and you will: set your pathway to further learning in a variety of sports disciplines build strong knowledge of contemporary management theory and practice equip yourself with specialised knowledge in specific fields of sports management network with current academic and professional leaders in sport explore complementary disciplines such as sport media with the flexibility of your study plan open electives. Work-integrated learning All students are encouraged to apply for numerous sports internships with our professional sports partners in NRL, Super Rugby, W-League and WNBL. Completing an internship is an invaluable opportunity to gain practical experience and form strong relationships within industry before graduating. Career opportunities Sports management and operations Sports marketing Sports sponsorship Sports media and public relations Management of sports, recreation and leisure clubs Advisory and policy roles in the public and private sector Course specific information High performing students may be eligible for enrolment in the Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honours).... [-]

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation)

Charles Sturt University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2018 Australia Port Macquarie Bathurst + 2 more

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. [+]

Jump into some of the globe’s most rapidly expanding industries – health, fitness, exercise and sports. 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 course has a focus on community wellness, including biological, behavioural and social-cultural perspectives on health. A specialisation in Sport Management is also available. The course is accredited by Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA), enabling you to practise as an Accredited Exercise Scientist upon graduation. Why study this course? Some reasons for studying Exercise and Sport Science with CSU: Become a key player in improving the health of individuals and groups, and the performance of athletes and teams, by providing training and professional advice Gain exposure to some of the most knowledgeable people in the industry through evidence-based study and a comprehensive work placement program Equip yourself with a thorough understanding of the complex nature of movement, and how the body adapts to a range of physical activities, in CSU’s state-of-the-art exercise testing and sporting facilities Choose between full-time, part-time and online study options to match your work and lifestyle commitments Benefit from the personalised support and academic assistance offered by CSU’s exceptional educators Develop important transferable skills in analysis, research, communication, project work, organisation and teamwork, which will serve you in many sectors, including health and education. CSU’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation) is a... [-]

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (BESS)

Charles Darwin University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2018 Australia Northern Territory Sydney Melbourne + 3 more

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.... [-]


Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

Kilroy Norway
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 Australia Maroochydore Sydney Gold Coast North Ryde Victoria Adelaide + 5 more

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.

 

 

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Bachelor of Sport and Recreation

Kilroy Norway
Campus Full time Part time 3 years August 2017 Australia Sydney Gold Coast North Ryde Victoria Adelaide Maroochydore + 6 more

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

Awarding Body:

AUT University

 

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.

Majors

Coaching 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.

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