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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise
PGDipSpEx

No new enrolments

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma of Master of Sport and Exercise requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified, and:

(b) have been awarded or qualified for the Bachelor of Sport and Exercise or an equivalent qualification, with a minimum grade average of B-.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise shall follow a flexible course of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits, comprising:

(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Qualification;

and including:

(b) attending contact courses, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. The Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise may be completed with or without an endorsement

4. Candidates may complete an endorsement by passing at least 90 credits in an endorsement. The requirements for each endorsement are set out in the Schedule for the Qualification.

5. Endorsements available are: Exercise Prescription and Training; Exercise Science; Physical Education; Sport Coaching; and Sport Management.

Student Progression

6. In cases of sufficient merit, the Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise may be awarded with Distinction or Merit in accordance with the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Completion Requirements

7. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Qualifications will apply.

8. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

9. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise

Schedule A: Subject requirements

Exercise Prescription and Training (105 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (105 credits from)

234.716 Advanced Physical Conditioning 30 credits
R 234.705 and 152.719

234.717 Advanced Exercise Prescription for Musculoskeletal Conditions 15 credits

234.718 Advanced Exercise Prescription for Cardiopulmonary Conditions 30 credits

234.719 Advanced Topics in Clinical Exercise, Health and Disease 30 credits

Exercise Science (90 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory Courses

234.716 Advanced Physical Conditioning 30 credits
R 234.705 and 152.719

Physical Education (90 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (90 credits from)

234.736 Advanced Sport Coaching 30 credits
R 152.713

274.707 Issues in Health and Physical Education 30 credits

Sport Coaching (90 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (90 credits from)

234.716 Advanced Physical Conditioning 30 credits
R 234.705 and 152.719

234.736 Advanced Sport Coaching 30 credits
R 152.713

234.738 Advanced Sport Practicum 30 credits
R 152.715

Sport and Management (90 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (90 credits from)

234.731 Advanced Sport in the Social Context 30 credits
R 152.710

234.732 Advanced Sport Management 30 credits
R 152.711

234.738 Advanced Sport Practicum 30 credits
R 152.715

Schedule B: Elective courses

168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits
R 168.810 and 168.710

274.707 Issues in Health and Physical Education 30 credits

And/or up to 30 credits of approved courses from the 234.7 series.

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