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Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science

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Exercise Sciences - ESSA Sequence: unit set code SP-H000001

Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)


A stream within Deakin’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science is the first and only nationally accredited undergraduate exercise and sport science program in Victoria. This accreditation has been awarded by Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA).


Graduates of the Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science course including the approved units specified for the “Exercise Science – ESSA sequence” may apply for registration for full membership of ESSA at the Exercise Scientist level. Students awarded credit for prior learning for non-university studies may not be eligible for immediate registration with ESSA - please obtain further clarification from a course advisor via email ens-enquire@deakin.edu.au 


ESSA accreditation is granted on the basis of successful completion of a combination of H343 core units and ESSA sequence units.


HSE208 Integrated Human Physiology  

HSE303 Exercise Metabolism  

HSE304 Physiology of Sport Performance  

HSE309 Behavioural Aspects of Sport and Exercise  

HSE311 Applied Sports Science 1  

HSE314 Applied Sports Science 2  

HSE320 Exercise in Health and Disease  

HSE323 Clinical and Sport Biomechanics  

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