Human Movement

Unit set code: SMIHUM | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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The Human Movement minor draws on a combination of social science and practical units to provide students with the foundation knowledge and skills to understand sport, exercise, health, and the body. This minor is grounded in the holistic traditions of understanding human movement from a variety of critical perspectives. The Human Movement minor will interest students who enjoy a combination of theoretical, conceptual and hands on learning activities.

Unit set structure

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

  • 48 credit points Specialist Area units
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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.

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