Diploma of Exercise Studies

includes:

Diploma of Exercise Studies

Awards

The course includes the following awards:

Diploma of Exercise Studies DipExStud

Availability

Diploma of Exercise Studies (4115ES)

Online - Bathurst

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Diploma of Exercise Studies

Full-time: 1.0 year (or part-time equivalent)

Course duration is the effective time taken to complete a course when studied full-time (full-time equivalent duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern to determine length of study. Not all courses are offered in full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

Tier 1
Graduate-Entry membership assessment letter from Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA).
AND
An additional applicant statement comprising of a one (1) page letter outlining reasons for wanting to undertake the course.
AND
Eligibility for admission will be based on the capacity for the course to meet individual student needs including subject availability to address ESSA assessment gaps.
Tier 2
For non-ESSA accreditation, admission will be based on an applicant statement comprising of a one (1) page letter outlining reasons for wanting to undertake the course and areas of study/subjects.
AND
Eligibility for admission will be based on the capacity for the course to meet individual student needs.
 

Credit

CSU Credit Policy

As a 64 credit point course, no credit arrangements permitted.

Graduation Requirement

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 64 points.

Course Structure

The Diploma consists of a total of 64 credit points. The course will consist of eight (8) x 8 credit point subjects from a restrictive listing of twelve (12) subjects. It involves one (1) year for full-time study or two (2) years for part-time study and will be available by On Line education. Subjects will provide the following prerequisite discipline content that will prepare students for postgraduate study in Exercise Physiology:

Exercise Physiology
Functional Anatomy
Biomechanics
Exercise Behaviour/Exercise and Sport Psychology
Motor Learning and Skill Acquisition
Motor Control
Human Growth, Motor Development, and Ageing
Health, Fitness and Performance
Exercise Programming and Prescription
Nutrition, Health, and Body Composition
Exercise Science Practicum
Exercise, Health and Disease

Enrolment Pattern

FULL-TIME ENROLMENT
Students to choose eight (8) subjects from the following restrictive listing of twelve (12) subjects, to be completed over a one year period for full-time study and may require up to three (3) consecutive academic sessions of study.

Session 1
EHR109 Introduction to Sport and Exercise Behaviour
EHR211 Functional Anatomy & Human Performance
EHR214 Skill Acquisition
EHR221 Exercise for Health & Fitness
EHR225 Growth, Motor Development & Ageing
EHR330 Neuroscience of Motor Behaviour
EHR332 Nutrition for Health & Performance

Session 2
EHR202 Human Exercise Physiology
EHR218 Biomechanics
EHR226 Exercise Testing & Prescription
EHR331 Exercise, Health & Disease


Session 3
EHR320 Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Project

PART-TIME ENROLMENT
Students to choose eight (8) subjects from the following restrictive listing of twelve (12) subjects, to be completed over a duration of two (2) years part-time study.

Session 1
EHR109 Introduction to Sport and Exercise Behaviour
EHR211 Functional Anatomy & Human Performance
EHR214 Skill Acquisition
EHR221 Exercise for Health & Fitness
EHR225 Growth, Motor Development & Ageing
EHR330 Neuroscience of Motor Behaviour
EHR332 Nutrition for Health & Performance

Session 2
EHR202 Human Exercise Physiology
EHR218 Biomechanics
EHR226 Exercise Testing & Prescription
EHR331 Exercise, Health & Disease

Session 3
EHR320 Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Project

Workplace Learning

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Workplace Learning component. Further details for Workplace Learning requirements are located via the subject page

EHR320 Work Integrated Learning Project

Residential School

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Residential School component. Further details of Residential School requirements are located via the subject page

EHR202 Human Exercise Physiology
EHR211 Functional Anatomy & Human Performance
EHR214 Skill Acquisition
EHR221 Exercise for Health & Fitness
EHR226 Exercise Testing & Prescription
EHR330 Neuroscience of Motor Behaviour

Enrolled students can find further information about CSU Residential Schools via at About Residential School

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The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: September 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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