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This program is accredited by Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) and is designed to extend and supplement the relevant knowledge of exercise science and sport science/human movement graduates. A thorough knowledge of health sciences is integrated with the practical ability to develop and manage exercise programs for the prevention, treatment and ongoing management of injuries, chronic disease and complex conditions. Clinical knowledge, skills and experience are further applied to the completion of a research thesis.
This is a postgraduate program, you are required to complete an undergraduate program in a related field prior to undertaking postgraduate study.
Sample structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen course. Please contact Federation University for further information on available options.
Please note this is a sample structure only and is not to be used for enrolment purposes. To enrol, please refer to the information provided to you by Federation University for your individual course structure or view our enrolment information page.
To view current unit information and cost, click on the individual unit name below, or click here to view current unit information and cost for ALL units.
Approximately 12 - 15 hours per week, plus Clinical Placement hours
A minimum of 500 hours of practicum that meet the Exercise and Sport Science Australia accreditation standards.
Applicants need to have completed a Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science or equivalent and /or meet the requirements for accreditation as an Exercise Scientist with Exercise and Sport Science Australia.
Advanced standing entry: credit transfer, recognition of prior learning and complementary credit according to the current University academic regulations.
Applicants need to submit a copy of their current or completed undergraduate transcript, curriculum vitae and cover letter.
An interview may be required
The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.
Direct application: Yes
Federation University code: PJ9
$16,323 student contribution amount
A Commonwealth Supported Place is subsidised by the Australian Government. Your fees (student contribution amount) are set on an annual basis by the government and are determined by the discipline area and band of your individual units, not the overall course. Each unit falls into a band which determines the student contribution.
2024 annual student contribution amounts for 1 EFTSL (equivalent full-time student load) range between $4,445 Band 1 to $16,323 Band 4. To find the Band, EFTSL and contribution amount for each unit, check the Sample Structure or refer to the 2024 unit listing.
Fees are adjusted on an annual basis and the indicative amount should be used as a guide only. It is based on a typical enrolment for a student undertaking the first year of study in this course. For 0.5 EFTSL (60 credit point) courses the certificate fee is displayed. Total cost will vary depending on the units you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and any approved credit you receive.
You will also need to pay the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).
You may be eligible for a HECS-HELP loan, which can be used to defer payment of all or part of your student contribution. You may also be eligible to defer payment of your SSAF through a SA-HELP loan.
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The Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology will enable graduates to demonstrate research capacity to facilitate entry into doctoral studies.
Upon completion of this program, graduates are eligible to become fully accredited Exercise Physiologists with ESSA.
To help you get the most from your online learning experience, it's important that you own or have frequent access to a fast and reliable computer that's ideally not more than two years old.
You will also need frequent access to a reliable high-speed internet connection. You should expect to use approximately 5GB of data each month, per unit, just for study use.
For further information, visit the Minimum IT requirements for studying online webpage.
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The commencement of all courses is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.
All information contained in this course overview including the availability of courses and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any course, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.
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Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909