Edith Cowan University (RTO 4756)
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4 years full time, 8 years part time
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Exercise Scientist | Exercise Physiologist | Rehabilitation Therapist
Are you a fitness fanatic? A sports enthusiast? Obsessed with health and wellness? Perhaps you're interested in helping others reach their physical potential. If you're interested in taking your love of exercise to the next level, Edith Cowan University's Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science and Rehabilitation) is the next step.
In this course, you'll learn how to implement clinical exercise, healthy lifestyle programs and wellness interventions for people living with chronic conditions and injuries. You'll cover fitness and training, nutrition, injury, rehabilitation, biochemistry, and growth and development. You'll understand just how our bodies work and function, and develop ways to improve movement and treat injury through rehabilitation.
This science degree will enable you to become a sports science and clinical exercise expert and prepare you for job opportunities in both clinical and professional settings.
Eligibility You may be eligible to apply for this course at ECU if you meet the following requirements:
Please note that School Leaver applicants will require completion of WACE or equivalent.
Special Admission Requirements: All applicants are required to be assessed for entry by the course coordinator where the student has undertaken prior tertiary study. Students with no prior tertiary study will be assessed by University Admissions.
In this science course, the subjects you may study include:
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
Upon completion of this course you'll receive a Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science and Rehabilitation) from Edith Cowan University.
With your new qualification, you'll be eligible to register with Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA). If you wish to further your studies, you'll be eligible to complete Bachelor of Science (Sports Science) Honours, Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, and Master of Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning).
Wondering where a career in science could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Tuition fees change from year to year. Financial assistance may be available, including scholarships and HECS-HELP Loan for eligible students. Enquire to find out.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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