Develop your skills in clinical exercise physiology and undertake in-depth research in the field of exercise science.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Exercise Science is a growing discipline within Australia and worldwide. In our Master of Exercise Science you will develop your skills in prescribing exercise to individuals with complex and chronic conditions while developing your research skills.
In your first year of study you will undertake an internship within Murdoch’s Exercise Science Research program, which was rated as “Above World Standard” in the most recent round of the Excellence in Research Australia assessment (http://www.arc.gov.au/era-reports%20).
This course culminates in a research project, in which you will undertake a specific question in Exercise Science, ranging from improving sports performance in elite athletes to the best exercise to improve health outcomes for a range of individuals and pathologies.
This course is designed for:
- Graduates of sport and exercise science programs looking to develop clinical and research skills
- Those hoping to proceed to higher degrees but lacking in the conventional background.
- Perth campus
- School of Psychology and Exercise Science
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
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We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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