Bachelor of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences / Bachelor of Arts
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Combine an interest and passion for physical activity, sport, exercise and nutrition with study in a wide range of arts disciplines in this dual program and gain creative and critical thinking skills, backed by an in-depth knowledge of human movement and nutrition sciences. Students explore human movement and nutrition across the lifespan and discover the roles that food, exercise and rest play in health, the prevention of chronic disease, and sporting performance. Through UQ’s arts program students will have the opportunity to broaden their skill set by choosing from more than 45 study areas across the humanities, social sciences and languages. Students build a portfolio of skills and capabilities that can be transferred across industries such as health care, government, education, business and finance, and higher education. For more information, visit Bachelor of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences / Bachelor of Arts at UQ

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
One of General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C); One of Chemistry, Biology or Physics (Units 3 and 4, C)
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

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, 2024

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Notes

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Career opportunities

Graduates frequently combine a Bachelor of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences / Bachelor of Arts with a postgraduate qualification to specialise in non-clinical or clinical areas such as audiology, dietetics, medical practice, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and physiotherapy. Other students use their skills to work in graduate entry roles such as nutrition assistant, assistant health policy analyst, health and well-being consultant, sports journalist, and events manager.

Course Code
720302
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$8690 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Health and Recreation, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane