Active Careers

Guide to careers in Health, Exercise and Sport

Health Science

> Tailor your elective courses to your interests

> Undertake a health and wellbeing placement

> Gain specialised non-clinical skills for a diverse range of careers related to the improvement and maintenance of community health

> Study part of your degree overseas

Michael Contibas
Meet Michael Contibas

Clinical Trial Coordinator
SAHMRI and Royal Adelaide Hospital

UniSA Health Science graduate


Human Movement

> Access state-of-the-art facilities

> Complete an industry placement giving you hands-on experience

> Select a study stream aligned with your career goals

> Benefit from postgraduate pathways including teaching, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy

Kristy Welsh
Meet Kirsty Welsh

Health & Wellness Coach
Conscious Movement

UniSA Human Movement graduate

Exercise & Sport Science

> Learn from Australia’s leading exercise scientists and high performance coaches

> Engage with industry through more than 140 hours of placement

> Eligible to apply for membership as an accredited exercise scientist with Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)

(pending ESSA accreditation approval)

Daniel Rogers
Meet Daniel Rogers

UniSA PhD Candidate
Port Adelaide Football Club

UniSA Health Honours graduate

Clinical Exercise Physiology

> SA’s only Bachelor degree qualifying you as an accredited exercise  physiologist by Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) in 4 years

> Learn in dedicated laboratories and clinic facilities on campus with a dedicated honours degree

> Benefit from more than 600 hours of clinical placement experience

Georgia Perkins
Meet Georgia Perkins

Exercise Physiologist
Helping Hand

UniSA Clinical Exercise Physiology

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