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Bachelor of Science (Sports Science) Honours

Course code E54

Enables students to explore an area of study in greater depth, as well as build research experience and further develop the skills from their undergraduate studies.

Depending on their Honours grade, students may be eligible to pursue a research career through postgraduate courses including Masters and PhD.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

E54

Fees

Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $6,600

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Duration

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

E54

CRICOS code

052061A

Fees

International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $32,850

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

* Further information can be found on the Future Students course entry page.

Applications for this course are not accepted through ECU's Experience Based Entry Scheme.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 1: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study part-time Online

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SPS5128Preparation of Thesis Proposal20
RES5115Research Preparation: Principles and Approaches20
SPS5505Testing and Analysis of Human Performance20
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SPS5129Thesis Development 120
SPS5130Thesis Development 220
SPS5131Thesis Development 320

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply high level, independent judgement and initiative when analysing and evaluating complex sport science problems to generate creative solutions.
  2. Communicate advanced sport science knowledge, concepts and skills to diverse audiences.
  3. Demonstrate self-management skills to plan and execute sport science research project work with some independence.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $6,600 *

* Commonwealth supported - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

AUD $32,850 *

* International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

Possible future job titles

Exercise Physiologist, Sports Coach, Health and Physical Education Trainer, Athletic Coach, Sports Researcher, Sports Manager, Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Sports Marketing Executive, Exercise Scientist Researcher, Strength and Conditioning Coach

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