Health Sciences

School of Exercise Science

The School of Exercise Science extends across fives campuses – Brisbane, Ballarat, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney (Strathfield).

The School has a range of dynamic and exciting programs in Exercise Science at the undergraduate level, including a number of double degree options with teaching, public health and business management.

The School offers postgraduate study by coursework in Clinical Exercise Physiology that prepares work ready Accredited Exercise Physiologists. There are also a number of courses and research in applied sports science such as the High Performance Sport degrees, Honours, Masters and Doctor of Philosophy research degrees.

The staff and students are committed to continually developing unique community engagement programs that use sport and exercise as a vehicle to support wellbeing and bring together communities. In particular the Future in Youth program which takes place in East Timor annually and other locally supported programs with a number of primary and high schools across the states.

ACU ranked 38th in the world in CEOWORLD Magazine, 'World’s top universities for sport science in 2016'.

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ACU ranked 43rd in the world in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), 'Special Focus Institution Ranking' of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2016.

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