Course Description

The Bachelor of Sports Development is a multidisciplinary three year program intended to provide entry-level graduates with a comprehensive knowledge of the academic and applied aspects of community sport, health and fitness. The program includes studies in human anatomy and physiology, health, physical activity, exercise and health promotion, performance analysis, fitness training and coaching, psychology, communication and management. The program will build upon Griffith's strong reputation in sports science, sports management and education and will be delivered using existing, highly-qualified staff and will be taught in world-class facilities.

Graduates will seek employment in community sport and recreation, including health promotion officers, development officers within amateur and professional sporting organisations, program staff and managers at sport and recreation centres and resorts, executive officers with national and state sporting organisations, event managers/ coordinators, and sport marketing and media officers.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $31,000 per year full-time, $93,000 total course costCommonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 per year full-time, $19,698 total course cost
International Students: $31,000 per year full-time


3 - 6 years full time,

Starting dates


Course codes

CRICOS Code: 086147C
Griffith University Code: 1493

Entry Requirements

Overall position (OP) 2019


Rank 2019


OR VET qualification

Certificate III

Guaranteed entry ATAR: 65