You’ve got an inquisitive mind, a knack for solving problems, and an interest in sports. Turn it into a rewarding professional career with this Bachelor of Health Science (Sport and Exercise Science) course from Western Sydney University.
Designed for students who are interested in sport science seeking to start careers in the field, this course provides a strong basis in the key skills, knowledge and experience you’ll need to succeed. You’ll focus on the science that underpins physical activity and exercise, and how it can be used to design, implement and evaluate exercise programs, to help people unlock good health. You’ll have the opportunity to study a broad range of topics, including biometrics, exercise physiology, exercise prescription, motor control and sports psychology, and graduate from this course with a strong understanding of how to work with people across a wide range of fitness levels, ages, and conditions.
Through this course, you’ll have access to Western Sydney University’s state-of-the-art facilities, including a world-class gym and dance studio, dedicated exercise and sports science labs, and sports venues. You’ll be supported to undertake 140 hours of practical work placement, preparing you to graduate with the sought-after practical skills employers are looking for. On completion of this course, you’ll be ready to start work.