About the course
JCUs 5 year full-time (or equivalent part-time) course gives you qualifications that are in demand in the sports, health, wellbeing, nutrition and psychology sectors. Your career prospects will be enhanced by the networks and industry experts that JCUs staff will connect you with. Youll study with professionals in their field who will inspire you and who care about your success. This joint degree, completed over 5 years of full-time study (or equivalent part-time studies) with units at JCUs Cairns and Townsville campuses, provides you with a qualification that is recognised and valued in the industries youll want to work in.You will learn about the role of sport and exercise in the enhancement of health and human performance in occupational, educational, sport, exercise and wellness settings. You will gain genuine experience in helping individuals and athletes enhance their physical performance, and learn to create and support exercise and physical activity promotions. Psychology studies will give you additional skills in learning about the biological, social, and cultural factors which influence how humans think, feel, and behave. This rewarding JCU course will see you doing the things you love sports and exercise as you study. Youll work closely with experienced sport and exercise professionals, athletes, and members of the community while undertaking supervised practical placements. That way, when you graduate youll have practical skills, academic knowledge and networks that will help you step into the career you dreamed of.
Intake Months
February
Delivery Locations
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Qualification
Dual Degree
Estimated annual course fee
AUD 32,280
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Duration
5 Years
Post study visa
4 Years
Cricos
093297G
English language requirements
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6
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86
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58 (no component less than 54)
Academic entry requirements
Prerequisites
You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) Equivalent qualifications may also include a recognised post secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades. Meeting th
Start date and prices
Starting Duration Fees Status Campus
January, 2022 Duration 5 Years Course fee AUD 33,280
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City Closed Campus Townsville Campus
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James Cook University

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James Cook University is a public university in North Queensland, Australia. The second oldest university in Queensland, JCU is a teaching and research institution.
James Cook University is placed in the top 2% of universities in the world and ranks among the top 30 modern universities in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (50 under 50, 2018). The institution is research led and a pioneer in its focus on the tropics. The institution places an emphasis on developing students who will become graduates that make a positive impact on society in a wide range of spheres.
The universitys main campuses are located in the tropical cities of Cairns and Townsville, and one in the city state of Singapore. JCU also has study centres in Mount Isa, Mackay, Thursday Island and Rockhampton. A Brisbane campus, operated by Russo Higher Education, delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses to international and domestic students. The universitys main fields of research include environmental sciences, biological sciences, mathematical sciences, earth sciences, agricultural and veterinary sciences, technology and medical and health sciences.
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462 301 - 400 201
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Townsville Campus - James Cook University

1 James Cook Drive Douglas, Townsville, Queensland 4811

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The campus is located in the Townsville Tropical Intelligence and Health Precinct (TropiQ) in the suburb of Douglas. JCU Townsville is set in a 386-hectare natural bush and parkland setting, 13 kilometres (8 miles) from the Townsville CBD. JCU Townsville houses teaching and research facilities, the main JCU library, caf├ęs, bars, fitness and sporting facilities and a wealth of student clubs and societies.