Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
University of Southern Queensland - Toowoomba

Course outline

The Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science will enhance your knowledge and skills to apply the science of sport and exercise. The degree will enable you to develop interventions that improve sport performance, health, and fitness, and assist in the prevention of chronic diseases. During your degree, studies will cover all aspects of sport and exercise science, including anatomy and physiology, psychology, strength and conditioning, exercise prescription, programming and delivery, alongside professional placement.
For more program information, visit Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science at UniSQ.


External students are required to attend mandatory residential schools at the Ipswich campus during most semesters.


Sport and exercise science.

Other requirements

Students must complete a minimum of 140 hours exercise science placement during the degree. Placement will be undertaken at multiple sites. The student’s place of residence will be taken into account when placement is allocated, however all students need to be aware that they may need to travel.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Additional entry requirements

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

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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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

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* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Sports coach, gym manager, recreation officer, sports development officer, sports performance director, medical company representative, exercise scientist, sport manager, sports tourism officer or activities officer in aged care.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
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

Darling Downs & South West QLD