The Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences is designed to meet an increasing demand and need for sport, health, exercise and fitness practitioners to help improve the health and fitness levels of health-conscious individuals, gym members, and corporate clients, and to nurture sport science and coaching practitioners who are focused on skills development and high-performance sports.
Students pursuing this programme can expect to be adequately and rigorously trained in functional anatomy, nutrition, psychology, sport coaching, and analysis of skills. Students will also be equipped to be industry ready and relevant through a rigorous programme aimed at imparting practical knowledge on sport and exercise sciences, personal training and the management of lifestyle and weight.
At the end of this programme, students will be able to:
- Understand the core knowledge on subjects related to sport and exercise sciences such as nutrition, psychology, functional anatomy, and strength and conditioning
- Apply the above knowledge towards developing skills in personal training and lifestyle/weight management
- Apply the above knowledge towards developing skills in principles of coaching and analysis of skills
- Be equipped with valuable hands-on and industry-related experience through quality supervision and applied projects.
Purpose-Built Sports Lab
Study in an industry-standard facility focused on optimising athlete performance through sport science technology such as speed gates and 3D motion cameras.
Learn From Industry Practitioners
Gain industry insights from our experienced team of sport science lecturers, which include certified personal trainers and sport coaches.
Enjoy opportunities for sports internships or industrial visits.
Be industry-recognised with ACE Certified Personal Trainer along with your diploma.
Progress to A Bachelor's Degree
Continue from a Diploma to a Degree in Sport and Exercise Science with us.
American Council on Exercise (ACE)
American Council on Exercise (ACE) is a mission-driven nonprofit committed to getting people moving, ACE educates, certifies and represents more than 85,000 certified fitness professionals, health coaches and other allied health professionals. Our goal is to help reverse the global physical inactivity epidemic through a safe and effective movement overseen by highly qualified professionals
Potential Career Opportunities
Graduates may choose to pursue a future (but not limited to) in these departments/industries: