Advanced Sport Science

Unit set code: SMISSC | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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This minor is available to students completing sport and exercise related (ABHG) courses. The minor enables students to develop knowledge and skills in sports science disciplines outside of their specialisation in exercise and sport science. It offers studies in sport biomechanics, functional kinesiology, exercise interventions and sport physiology. The minor also provides for the development of a major study, with completion of a further four units of study in these areas.

Unit set structure

For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points of study comprising: 

 48 credit points (4) Specialist Area units

What is a unit?

A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

As part of a course

This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):

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