Top of page
Main Content


The School of Exercise and Health Sciences incorporates undergraduate degree programs in the areas of Exercise and Sports Science, Sports Science and Football, Occupational Therapy and Health Science. As part of the Health Science course, students can select from one of five majors, including Addiction Studies, Environmental Health, Health Promotion, Nutrition and Occupational Safety and Health.

In addition, our undergraduate courses can lead to postgraduate study in the areas of Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health and more.

We strive for excellence in learning and teaching and place a strong focus on nurturing the development of an active research culture.

News & events

From the classroom to the field

Port Power Fitness Coach Darren Burgess recently spoke to ECU Sports Science and Football students about translating what they learn in the classroom on to the footy field.

Bike commuters can get a lot more out of a quick ride according to Dr Chris Abbiss.

Two minute workout

A high intensity, two minute burst on your ride to work or uni can be worth as much as a standard 20 minute commute.

Visiting PhD students Charlotte Meilstrup and Line Nielsen from the National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark spent 3 months at the CHPRC on student exchange.

Collaborative Research Network international visiting fellows

Developing links with international researchers to strengthen collaborative research outputs.

Skip to top of page