Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science
University of New England - Armidale

Course outline

This multidisciplinary program develops a comprehensive understanding of the scientific and applied aspects of sport, exercise and health to enable graduates to become accredited exercise scientists. It includes core studies in human structure, function and behaviour and further study on the acute and chronic physiological and psychological responses to exercise. Students develop analytical, technical and professional skills in movement analysis, health and fitness assessment and exercise training for health and performance. Graduates are recognised for their expertise in the design and implementation of exercise interventions to prevent disease and improve athletic performance. For more course information, visit UNE’s Course Handbook. It is recommended that students who have not completed the assumed knowledge or recommended study consider including the Bachelor of Scientific Studies in their preferences. Refer to separate entry for Bachelor of Scientific Studies.

Other requirements

Students complete 140 hours of workplace experience in the community.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of New England and for this course, refer to UNE’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
Assumed knowledge

General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods; Health, Physical Education and/or a science subject

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Career opportunities

Health and physical activity promotion, sports science, health and fitness (personal trainer, strength and conditioning coach, health consultant/educator), clinical measurements (cardiac/respiratory/sleep technician) and postgraduate research/coursework in related disciplines.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
CSP/$9184 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

New England and North West NSW