In a nutshell
Take your scientific knowledge and practical skills in sport science to the next level with the Graduate Diploma of Applied Sport Science from Deakin University.
Designed to fit into your busy lifestyle, the 100% online Graduate Diploma course will give you the opportunity to excel your career in sport science without disrupting your busy lifestyle.
Log on and learn at your convenience and be prepared for both the technical and managerial aspects of high performance sport. Underpinned by science and research, this course will build specialised skills in sport science, performance analysis and strength and conditioning; and complement these skills by boosting your management capabilities through studies in leadership, culture development and continuous improvement.
After completing this course you will be prepared for a promising career or you may wish to enhance your credentials further by articulating into the Master of Applied Sport Science.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Bachelor Degree or higher; OR
- Two years relevant work experience;
- Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
In this science course, the subjects you may study include:
- Exercise and Sport Laboratory Safety
- Athlete Development and Performance Management
- Management and Leadership in High Performance Sport
- Evidence Based Practice for Sport Science
- Program Evaluation for Sport Science
- Strength and Conditioning for High Performing Athletes
- Advanced Training Design for Sport
- Notational Analysis of Sport Performance
- Time and Motion Analysis of Sport Performance
Why Deakin University?
Established in 1974 as Australia’s first regional university in Victoria, Deakin University has consistently raised the bar in delivering quality tertiary education with a focus on excellent teaching and research.
The multi-award winning education provider teaches over 53,000 students a year, offering renowned courses that integrate real-world expertise and practical skills. Get recognised with Deakin in a range of industries, including nutrition, sports management, property management, law, business and more. Plus, they’ve have ranked in the top 2% by the acclaimed Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
As a student of Deakin, you’ll get support every step of the way along your learning journey!
They’ve got a range of on-campus facilities and online features to help ease the pressure of study, including on-campus childcare services, a medical centre with qualified nurses and doctors, free and confidential counselling (face-to-face or via phone) and more.
Deakin also offer advisers and resources to help develop your academic skills. Advisers are available on campus and online to help guide you in your research, assignment and study practices.