Bachelor of Exercise Science Program By La Trobe University |Top Universities
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  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 72 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The Bachelor of Exercise Science offers a direct pathway to other allied health graduate entry masters courses, such as the Master of Physiotherapy Practice. This degree equips students with knowledge and skills required work in the sport and exercise science field, particularly in community wellness. In first year, students will study the role of healthcare professionals and cover the fundamentals of human bioscience. In second and third years, students will examine exercise science in depth through subjects like anatomy, biomechanics, exercise psychology and exercise physiology. The lessons are conducted in the forms of lectures, seminars and case studies as well as laboratory sessions. The Bachelor of Exercise Science on the Bendigo campus is accredited at the level of exercise science by Exercise and Sports Science, Australia (ESSA), under the National University Course Accreditation Program. Graduates of the Bachelor of Exercise Science may apply for membership with ESSA. Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree.