Exercise and Sports science in Australia at Bond University
Our Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science programme, which has been carefully designed to provide students with a sound understanding of key issues relating to health, fitness and athletic performance, focuses primarily on the basic and applied forms of science used in contexts as diverse as chronic disease prevention, health promotion and elite sport performance.
What you will study on the course
- Anatomy and physiology
- Motor learning and control
- Exercise and sport psychology
- Exercise prescription and planning
For those keen to pursue further training in this discipline, Bond’s Exercise and Sports Science BA also provides a structured pathway into postgraduate study.
As we, at Bond University, are keen to prepare our graduates to excel within industry, the Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science course features a minimum of 140 hours of practical experience in a variety of sport, exercise and healthcare environments. This compulsory component of the programme exposes students to hands-on workplace experience prior to their entry into the professional sphere.
Previous Bond students have completed placements at organisations such as the Australian Rugby Union, Queensland Cardiology Group and the Australian Institute of Sport; many graduates have been offered employment based on their high level of performance while on-placement.