18 months
22000 AUD/year
22000 AUD/year
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The postgraduate Applied Sport Science program at Deakin University is designed to meet the need for high level sport scientists employed in professional and semi-professional sport and at various institutes of sport. 

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The Applied Sport Science program at Deakin University  prepares you to lead and manage high performance teams. Combine training in advanced sport science, performance analysis and strength and conditioning, and benefit from professional development opportunities that take your career forward.

Career outcomes

The course prepares you for career growth in the sports science industry. Graduate with a sought-after combination of sports science and managerial skills that set you up for success in roles such as:

  • high performance manager
  • sports scientist 
  • strength and conditioning coach
  • rehabilitation coach
  • sports performance analyst

Looking to become an Accredited Sports Scientist? This course may enable you to meet the study requirements to become a Level 1 or Level 2 Accredited Sports Scientist. Other requirements, such as work experience, may apply. Visit the Exercise & Sports Science Australia website for more details on gaining accreditation.

Accredited Sports Scientists are becoming more and more highly sought after by national and local sporting organisations across the country, with many organisations now choosing to exclusively hire sports scientists with a minimum level 1 accreditation as an Accredited Sports Scientist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exercise and Sport Laboratory Safety
  • Athlete Development and Performance Management
  • Evidence Based Practice for Sport Science
  • Strength and Conditioning for High Performing Athletes 
  • Notational Analysis of Sport Performance
  • Time and Motion Analysis of Sport Performance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


12 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree or higher in a related discipline
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in any discipline AND two years relevant work experience
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
  • All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements
  • Principles underlying the field of sport science, research, anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, and exercise prescription are all applied throughout the Master of Applied Sport Science. Students without a comprehensive background in each of these fields are unlikely to achieve all of the course’s learning outcomes 
CRICOS Provider Code: 00113B.

Tuition Fee

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    22000 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 22000 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 22000 AUD per year during 18 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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