Health and Physical Education Specialisation
Designed for students wishing to become secondary Physical and Health Education teachers.
The units in this specialisation cover school curricula, teaching strategies and the development and assessment of teaching programs.
Special entry requirements
All applicants are required to complete a major (three years of degree level study comprising at least 6 units with no more than two at first-year level and no fewer than two units at third-year level)) in sports science with at least three units of study in performance studies including contemporary physical activities, dance, gymnastics, games and sport. Vocationally oriented courses, coaching certificates, umpiring/refereeing accreditation in sports and physical activities are not recognised as equivalent. Alternatively applicants can complete at least two years (4 units) of degree level study in sports science with at least two units at level 2 or above in the previously mentioned areas, if they intend to undertake this specialisation as their minor area of study.
Availability & Campus
For more detailed unit information for this Specialisation take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.Student handbook
This specialisation is for students wishing to become secondary health and physical education teachers.
Possible future job titles
Teacher, Health and Physical Education Teacher