Bachelor Honours Degree (AQF Level 8)
Tropical Health and Medicine
Entry to the Honours programme of the Institute of Sport and Exercise Science is by invitation from the ISES Director.
Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree in Exercise Physiology (Clinical) (or qualifications recognised by the faculty as equivalent) within the previous 5 years.
Achievement of an overall grade point average of 5.0 (i.e. credit average) across the bachelor degree and a grade point average of 5.0 in the fourth year of their bachelor degree, with credits or better in specific discipline areas. A minimum of a pass grade in a basic statistics subject is also required.
Minimum English language proficiency requirements
Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency requirements of Band 3a – Schedule II of the JCU Admissions Policy.
Additional selection requirements
Candidates must satisfy the Institute of Sport and Exercise requirements relating to the standard of academic achievement necessary to proceed to the honours degree and be prepared to undertake a project of strategic relevance to the research interests of ISES staff, as confirmed by the ISES Director.
Post admission requirements
Depending on the area of research and/or professional experience placement activities, students must comply with the relevant mandatory pre-placement requirements of the University and the Host facility. Students must complete all professional experience placement requirements by the prescribed deadlines and maintain currency of all requirements throughout their enrolment in the course.
You will find your course requirements here:
24 credit points as per course structure
Course learning outcomes
On successful completion, graduates of the course will be able to:
SP4015:12 Ethics, Research Design and Proposal for Clinical Exercise Physiology Studies
SP4016:12 Clinical Exercise Physiology Honours Research Seminar and Dissertation
SP4017:09 Ethical and Research Design of Clinical Exercise Physiology Studies
SP4018:03 Clinical Exercise Physiology Honours Research Proposal
SP4019:03 Clinical Exercise Physiology Honours Research Seminar
SP4020:09 Clinical Exercise Physiology Honours Research Dissertation
COURSE AVAILABLE AT
Expected time to complete
1 year full-time or equivalent part-time
Maximum time to complete
Maximum leave of absence
Course progression requisites
Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)
Special assessment requirements
Professional accreditation requirements
Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade
Supplementary exam for final subject
BACHELOR OF EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY (CLINICAL) (HONOURS)
Inclusion of majors on testamur
Not applicable - this course does not have majors
Exit with lesser award