Exercise Physiologists are professionals who specialise in designing and delivering exercise, lifestyle and behavioural modification programs for people throughout the community, including those with chronic illnesses and health conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, and arthritis. The demand for qualified Exercise Physiologists is high, and expected to increase in future years, due to various factor including the ageing Australian population and an increased demand on the healthcare system due to chronic diseases such as obesity and diabetes.
English Language Requirements
IELTS take IELTS test6.5CAE score193(Grade B)
Requirements for Exercise Physiology
Academic entry requirements
Students who have completed an overseas qualification that is equivalent to an Australian Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, or a closely related program, may be eligible to enter the Master of Exercise Physiology however this qualification is unlikely to meet ESSAs requirements for accreditation as an Accredited Exercise Physiologist.
The clinical practice subjects include the winter semester and can extend outside official University semester dates. Students complete at least 360 hours of clinical placement during the course, undertaking work with patients who experience musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiorespiratory, metabolic and other health conditions.
Work Experience for Exercise Physiology
No work experience is required.