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Graduate Certificate of Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning)

Course code M27

Provides sports science or related graduates an opportunity to enhance their training in the field of strength and conditioning.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

M27

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $9,450

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Duration

0.5 years 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

M27

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

0.5 years 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.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester 2: Study part-time Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time Online

Semester 1: Study part-time Online

Semester 2: Study part-time Online

This course is not offered for study on-campus to international students with a student visa.

Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
SPS5113Research and Computer Methods in Strength and Conditioning20
SPS5133Strength and Conditioning 1 - Physiology20
SPS6104Applied Biomechanics in Strength and Conditioning20

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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.

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Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply cognitive and technical skills to evaluate athlete performance in complex physical training contexts.
  2. Critically appraise complex scientific research and theory to demonstrate an advanced level strength and conditioning knowledge and ideas.
  3. Demonstrate advanced level communication skills and independent judgement in applied sport science contexts.

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $9,450 *

* Domestic fee paying - 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

Personal Trainer, Sports Coach, Strength and Conditioning Coach (at amateur and elite levels)

Courses you can consider if you are interested in progressing further in this area.

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