The Course Enrolment Guide is designed to help you enrol in the right units for your course

Course maps provide a visual outline of the sequence of the units and electives for each course.

Course maps are based on the official ACU Handbook and are subject to change.

Any queries regarding the course structure should be directed to your course coordinator.

Course maps


If you have already studied at university level or have significant relevant work experience, you might be able to apply for credit / recognition of prior learning towards your ACU course.

Please note:
  • EXSC652 Contemporary Issues in Sports Science -  the intensive Specified unit (EXSC652 Contemporary Issues in Sports Science) that must be undertaken during the degree will be offered as an online intensive unit.
  • The Major Research Project units (EXSC654 Major Research Project Part A and EXSC655 Major Research Project Part B) is a 12-month commitment. Students must have a GPA≥5.5 in the first 8 units of the Master of High Performance Sport degree to be considered for EXSC654 and EXSC655.
ACU Term Dates 2024


Study Period

Commencing and Finishing Dates

Census Date

ACU Term 1

Mon 29 Jan 2024 to Sun 7 April 2024

Mon 12 Feb 2024

ACU Term 2

Mon 22 April 2024 to Sun 30 June 2024

Mon 6 May 2024

ACU Term 3

Mon 15 July 2024 to Sun 22 Sep 2024

Mon 29 July 2024

ACU Term 4

Mon 7 Oct 2024 to Sun 15 Dec 2024

Mon 21 Oct 2024

General Enrolment information

Please note that study modes and unit availability are subject to change and not all units are on offer at all times. Units might be offered in different modes (campus, multi-mode, online scheduled or online unscheduled). If you are unsure which mode is the most suitable for you, please contact your course coordinator prior to enrolling.

Minimum enrolment numbers apply to all units. The University reserves the right to cancel units with low enrolment numbers. Students will be advised of cancellations prior to the start of semester and offered an alternative unit if one is available. You must enrol for the whole academic year if you commence in Semester 1 or if you are re-enrolling. You can change your enrolment up until the census date for each semester or professional term. See the Academic Calendar for key dates.

Professional Practice:

Students participating in Professional Practice or Community Engagement activities might be asked to complete a range of background checks, certifications, immunisations and registrations as required by Federal and State/Territory laws prior to commencing their placement, practicum or field experience. Please refer to the Work Integrate LearningWork Integrate Learning webpage to see which requirements you need to fulfil for your study program in your State/Territory. Further information can also be obtained from your Course Coordinator.

General advice

For all general enquiries, or questions regarding your course enrolment, fees, timetabling, results or graduation please contact AskACU.

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