Course Description

Join Australia's leading sport university and gain the very best knowledge for a professional career in the sport and exercise industry.

If you're passionate about health and fitness, get moving towards an exciting career in the rapidly growing sports industry through VU's Bachelor of Sport Science (Exercise Science).

VU's research in human movement and sports science was rated 'well above world standard' by the latest Excellence in Research for Australia assessment.

This specialised program leads to a variety of career options in clinical exercise science, rehabilitation, sport science or human movement.

You'll graduate with excellent foundational knowledge for a professional career in the sport and exercise industry, with key skills in these areas:

  • physiology
  • kinesiology
  • biomechanics
  • exercise psychology.

You can choose your major to match your interests and career goals, from:

  • Sport Performance – analysing and improving performance, health, and participation in sport and exercise.
  • Human Movement – holistic understanding of human movement, particularly in sport and physical activity.
  • Sport Coaching – coaching knowledge and skills in community-based coaching, talent identification and athlete–coach development.



Tuition Fees

International Students: $38,100 per year full-time

Duration

3 years full time,

Starting dates

April

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Tourism, Hospitality, Personal Services, Sport & Recreation undergraduate courses at Victoria University (VU) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 62.5% (national average 69.8%)
Improved skills: 83.3% (national average 82.4%)
Overall satisfaction: 75.0% (national average 79.8%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Victoria University (VU). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Tourism, Hospitality, Personal Services, Sport & Recreation undergraduate courses at Victoria University (VU) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 56.5% (national average 63.8%)
Studying full time: 32.6% (national average 28.0%)
Median full time salary: $49,900 (national average $50,600)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 096485B
Victoria University (VU) Code: SBSA

Entry Requirements

The minimum criteria for admission varies depending on your education background. If you’re not sure which criteria applies to you, use the help tool on this page or make an enquiry and we can assist.



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