Health Sciences


Undergraduate programs

By studying exercise science at ACU you will benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, including fully equipped gyms and exercise science labs. Our lecturers are experts in their fields with close links to industry. Community engagement opportunities include sport development and capacity building, both locally and internationally.

Postgraduate programs

Postgraduate programs at ACU provide advanced knowledge and skills in a structured learning format with set units of study and specific assessment tasks. Many programs have the flexibility to articulate through different qualification levels, begin at masters level or exit early with a graduate certificate or diploma.


A research degree provides thorough training in a particular discipline area through a process of original investigation in order to increase knowledge and make an important contribution to the development of a new knowledge in society. Graduates will have a systematic and critical understanding of a complex field of learning. Study is undertaken by work with one or more academics with specialist expertise in that area of study. ACU offers supervised research at either masters or doctoral level.