Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (Honours)
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|Year||2016 course information|
|Award granted||Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (Honours)|
|Campus||Offered at Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1)
|Fee paying annual fee - commencing 2016||$28,520 AUD|
|CRICOS course code||062176G|
|English language requirements|
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 (or equivalent). More information is available at www.ielts.org
|Deakin course code||H442|
|Faculty contacts||Deakin International|
Tel +61 3 9627 4877
- Course overview
- Course rules
- Course structure
- Entry requirements - general
- Closing dates
- How to apply
- Key dates
Advance your knowledge of exercise and sports science by undertaking an honours degree at Deakin.
Designed for students with a strong undergraduate academic record, the honours year combines coursework and an original piece of research under the guidance of a supervisor. You will gain an understanding of research methods and design as well as experience in project planning and implementation.
Graduates may apply to enter masters and PhD by research programs.
Examples of previous honours research pieces include:
- How does physical activity in childhood improve the adult heart?
- Can we monitor firefighters fatigue on the job in the same way we monitor our athletes?
- Influence of game characteristics on decision making in AFL umpires
To complete the Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (Honours) students must attain 8 credit points, including two coursework units in research methods and research issues and an independent research project. Part-time students are required to complete the coursework components in their first year of study.
Attendance and presentation at the School Honours Conference is a hurdle requirement.
|HSE401||Developing Research Skills|
|HSE402||Honours Research Project|
For detailed information, particularly with respect to the selection of areas of study and availability of appropriate supervision, students should consult the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences.
Entry requirements - general
General admission requirements for entry into undergraduate courses can be found at International Students - Apply site (Step 3).
Students must also meet the undergraduate English language requirements.
Honours project preference forms close 13 November. Please contact the Supervisors from your preferred projects via email or telephone first before submitting your project preference form.
Honours applications close 27 November.
How to apply
- Applicant Portal: Use our online application system to submit and track your application now OR
- Apply through a Deakin International office: Fill out an application form and submit it to a Deakin International office OR
- Apply through a Deakin representative: Take your application form to your preferred agent for assistance.
Tracking your application
If you have already applied and wish to enquire about your application please refer to the relevant area through which you originally applied.
- If you applied through a Deakin representative please contact your representative.
- If you applied through a Deakin International office please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
You should be able to commit 35 hours a week to your honours degree