Graduate Diploma of Exercise Rehabilitation

University of Western Australia, The (UWA)

The Graduate Diploma in Exercise Rehabilitation offers candidates the opportunity to gain a qualification in a specific area of professional training. Successful completion will satisfy the requirements necessary for specialist Exercise Physiologist accreditation by Exercise and Sports Science Australia. Following completion of undergraduate studies in Sport Science, Exercise and Health, the Graduate Diploma provides the knowledge and expertise to specialise in the delivery of exercise for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries.

Course Fee:

Australian: $18,500
International: $39,300

Entry Requirements:

A bachelor's degree with a major in Human Movement, Sport Science, or Exercise and Health, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60%; and completed at least 12 points from the following units, or equivalent, as recognised by UWA: SSEH3301 Exercise Prescription and Nutrition for Health and Fitness, SSEH3385 Motor Development and Dysfunction, SSEH3389 Exercise Rehabilitation, SSEH3390 Professional Practice Part 1, SSEH3391 Professional Practice Part 2. English language requirements apply.


The course consists of units to a total value of 48 points.

Subjects you can Study:

Exercise rehabilitation


Successful completion satisfies the majority of the requirements necessary for specialist accreditation by the Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science (AAESS)

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00126G

Related Careers:

Rehabilitation Counsellor,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Crawley No info Yes Part time 4 years
Crawley No info Yes Full time 1 year
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Provider CRICOS: 00126G

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