In this double degree, you’ll gain a strong foundation in the physical and biomedical sciences, as well as practical business and management skills and knowledge. You’ll develop an understanding of how both our bodies and the sports industry work and will undertake a professional practice placement as part of your degree that will give you an opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into practice. This integrated program provides students with the skills and competencies for professional sports management. Students gain a thorough understanding of exercise science and the governance of sport. The program combines a strong foundation in the physical and biomedical sciences with business and management studies. Foundation studies include physiology, anatomy, biology, psychology, business decision making and the purpose of business, followed by advanced studies in exercise psychology, anatomy, biomechanics, neuroscience, and sport management. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Exercise Science/Bachelor of Business at GU.
Business: sport management.
This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.
Students must meet all professional practice requirements. For more information, visit the Griffith University website.
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Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.
Applicants applying to commence in Trimester 3, 2023 also need to meet the following subject prerequisite: Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3 and 4, C). Griffith VET Guarantee and the year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.
Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3 and 4, C), One of Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C).
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You may find opportunities in sports and recreation management, sports science and high-performance management, events management and recreational club management, and in both the public and private sectors. A double degree with business gives you the foundation to take your career just about anywhere. Through your extensive practical experience opportunities, you’ll graduate with strong business networks and the authentic knowledge to apply your skills to a broad range of business environments of all stripes and sizes. You’ll be prepared to work in a variety of roles relevant to your chosen specialisation(s) in health-related businesses, not-for-profit, government and corporate organisations.
Accreditation as an exercise scientist through Exercise and Sports Science Australia (subject to application). The Sport Management major provides eligibility for admission to the Sports Management Association of Australia and New Zealand.
5 Oct 2023
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
Regular offers will be made
41/2 years Full time or 9 years Part time