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BA Sports Studies-Extended Major (Part-Time)

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
 Type
Part Time

 Duration
6 Years
 Start month
March

 Tuition fee

International
33832 AUD
National
6688 AUD

Application fee

International 100 AUD
National 100 AUD
Department
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)6.5
TOEFL-IBT (min)87

About this course

Sports studies provides the student with an understanding of the sport and leisure industries from sociological, historical, economic and psychological perspectives. Students will undertake courses in the social science and humanities areas of the study of sport as well as courses relating to the sociology of sport and the human body in society. The growth in the sport, physical activity and health industries over the past two decades has created a range of employment opportunities in the areas of social policy, journalism, management, marketing, planning and development, education, and psychology. Sports Studies graduates currently hold leadership positions with State and national sporting teams, the media and international sporting organisations.

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Eligibility Criteria

English language requirement:

  • At least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent test.
  • Study Abroad and Incoming Exchange students are only required to meet the overall score (eg 6.5 IELTS or 87 TOEFL or 64 PTE( Pearson Test of English )).

Academic Requirement:

  •  For Australian students:

          OP/Entry Rank 2016:12/74

  •  For International students:

          1) Year 12 or equivalent English.

          2)At least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent test.

               Study Abroad and Incoming Exchange students are only required to meet the overall score (eg 6.5 IELTS or 87 TOEFL or 64 PTE( Pearson Test of English )).

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Course Modules

      Course Code          Course Title

  • BIOL1900 Biophysical Development, Measurement and Assessment
  • HMST1910 From Bradman to Freeman: Mythic Qualities of Australian Sport
  • HPRM1000 Physical Activity & Health
  • HMST2190 From Playground to Podium: Critical Analysis of Sporting Issues
  • NEUR2530 Motor Control & Learning
  • BIOL2630 Biomechanics
  • PSYC2000 Psychology of Sport and Exercise
  • SOSC2190 Human Bodies, Culture & Society
  • SOCY2280 Sociology of Sport
  • EDUC3011 Youth, Sport and Physical Culture
  • NEUR3733 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement
  • HPRM3000 Health Promotion: Perspectives & Practice
  • NUTR3000 Nutrition & Exercise
  • PSYC3000 Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • HIST3002 History of Sport & Physical Activity in Australian Society
  • HIST3003 Playing on the Big Stage: Histories of the Olympics and Paralympics
  • HMST3103 Management & Marketing of Sport & Physical Activity
  • HPRM3001 Promoting Physical Activity & Health

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How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.Domestic applications for admission to all undergraduate programs are made online hrough the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC).If you are not a current Year 12 applicant, you will be asked to include details of any previous studies and any subsequent tertiary study (e.g. university or TAFE studies). If you believe your work experience is relevant to your application, please provide supporting documentation.

 

 

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