This Exercise Science - Thesis and Coursework from The University of Western Australia enables advanced study or research majoring in one of the sub-discipline areas within exercise science, with particular emphasis on movement science, biomechanics, exercise physiology, motor learning, pedagogy, health and sport psychology.

Overview

A range of units are offered to accommodate students from differing backgrounds while also permitting specialisation in the sub-disciplinary areas within the field of exercise science.

This Exercise Science - Thesis and Coursework from The University of Western Australia enables advanced study or research majoring in one of the sub-discipline areas within exercise science with particular emphasis on movement science, biomechanics, exercise physiology, motor learning, pedagogy, health and sport psychology. 

A range of units are offered to accommodate students from differing backgrounds while also permitting specialisation in the above sub-disciplinary areas within the field of exercise science.

Career

This degree is designed for professionals interested in further study who are seeking to familiarise themselves with recent developments in the field, or to enhance their intellectual and research skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals in Research Methods
  • Fundamentals of Data Analysis in Sport Science, Exercise and Health
  • Sport Science, Exercise and Health Thesis 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    82

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

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General Requirements

  • a Bachelor of Science (Honours) with first class or upper second class honours in Sport Science, Exercise Science, or Exercise and Health, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; 
  • secured a supervisor and research topic in the area of study
CRICOS: 024833E, 024835C, 064926B, 068906G, 068907F, 068908E

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39300 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Perth

  • 1328 - 2370 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

Postgraduate scholarships support UWA's position as one of Australia's leading research-intensive universities and the premier research institution in WA.

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