This major provides students with the scientific knowledge of exercise, human movement and sport. It helps prepare students for professional roles in a variety of positions in the private, corporate and government sectors requiring personnel with high levels of competence in the area of health and fitness, elite sport, performance improvement, sports coaching, and sports science research.
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On Campus at Joondalup
Personal Trainer, Gym Instructor, Exercise Scientist, Health Promotion Officer, Sports Coach, Strength & Conditioning Coach, Sports Scientist
Graduates are prepared for careers in the health, exercise, fitness and sport industries.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Credit Points|
|SPS1111||Foundations of Fitness and Training||15|
|SPS1114||Acquisition of Skill||15|
|SPS2201 *||Physiology of Exercise 1 (Cardiorespiratory)||15|
|SPS3101||Psychology of Sport and Exercise||15|
|SPS3301||Physiology of Exercise 2 (Applied Physiology)||15|
* Students will be assessed to see if they have achieved the ECU minimum standard of English language proficiency in this unit. Students who don't meet the minimum standard will be provided with appropriate English language support and development.
For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.