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Course Options - Degrees & Diplomas in Sport

With ACPE as your training ground, become a game-changer in the fast growth and exhilarating world of sport. ACPE is where champions are made.

Unleash your sporting spirit amongst friends at ACPE. This is where you gear up for success as you ignite your passion, unlock your potential, and kick goals towards greatness. With a rich legacy of more than 100 years and a deep understanding that every individual is unique, we take immense pride in seeing our students thrive across sporting codes in Australia, as well as those who go onto the global stage. Join our long line of graduates who have gone on to achieve greatness and inspire generations to come. 

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What would you like to study? Select a course category below to see the courses on offer

Get in the game and turn your passion for sport, health or dance into a career!

The Postgraduate: Graduate Certificate in Sport Management is ideal for individuals aspiring to management and governance positions in the sport industry and has been developed based on extensive consultation with experts in the field. Gain a qualification that aligns with industry requirements and expectations.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
3 months on a full time load (4 units in one quadmester of 10 weeks) or the part time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is designed to be flexible and can be studied online.
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students.
The Bachelor of Sport Business (Leadership) will develop your specialist knowledge, including the administrative, legal, marketing, technological and financial aspects of the sport industry. This knowledge will be combined with solid business skills to manage professional and not-for-profit sport organisations, athletes, sporting events and facilities, and so much more.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time and part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Associate Degree of Sport Business delivers a comprehensive education, concentrating on the intricacies of business in sport. Core subjects of this sports management course encompass the fundamentals of sports analytics, sports law and integrity, leadership development, sports marketing and brand management, media and communications, the societal role of sports, sports governance and organisational structures, and the global framework of sports business.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Diploma of Sport and Exercise Science has been designed as an AQF level 5 course. The Diploma will provide graduates with the foundational knowledge and skills required to work in entry-level positions within the sport and exercise science industry, support career progression, and as preparation for further study.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
Duration
1 Year full time or part time equivalent
Study Mode
On campus with selected units online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
Are you passionate about the world of community sports? Eager to transform your love for movement into a fulfilling career? Look no further than our cutting-edge Diploma of Community Sport and Movement, meticulously crafted as an AQF level 5 course.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
Duration
1 Year full time or part time equivalent
Study Mode
On campus with selected units online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
Embark on an extraordinary journey into the dynamic area of sport business operations with ACPE’s Graduate Certificate in Sport Operations Management. Developed in close consultation with industry experts, this postgraduate course offers an immersive and authentic student experience to help students gain the essential knowledge and skills to excel in this high-growth industry.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
3 months on a full time load (4 units in one quadmester of 10 weeks) or the part time equivalent
Study Mode
Online study
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Sport (GCLIS) provides students with the opportunity to target employment opportunities within upper management in the sport industry. Target roles include positions at the General Manager, Director or Executive Officer level.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
3 months on a full time load (4 units in one quadmester of 10 weeks) or the part time equivalent
Study Mode
Online study
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Graduate Certificate in Athlete Wellbeing and Management has been developed following extensive consultation to provide a post-graduate education that aligns with industry requirements and expectation. It provides students with the opportunity to target specific employment opportunities related to the management of athletes and other participants within sport.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
3 months on a full time load (4 units in one quadmester of 10 weeks) or the part time equivalent
Study Mode
Online study
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Graduate Certificate in Ethics and Integrity in Sport has been developed following extensive consultation to provide a post-graduate education that aligns with industry requirements and expectation. Academics teaching this course combine post-graduate education in a relevant field with extensive experience working in sports. The emphasis is on providing an authentic student experience, equipping students with the knowledge and skills to be ‘job ready’ for a management position in sport.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
3 months on a full time load (4 units in one quadmester of 10 weeks) or the part time equivalent
Study Mode
Online study
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Sports Coaching (Strength and Conditioning) is a specialist degree fostering the coaching, administrative, and professional skills necessary for a fulfilling career in sport. Learn and develop skills around coaching theory, strength and conditioning methodology, scientific processes, leadership, and communication techniques.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Sports Coaching (Management) is a specialised degree that incorporates a strong focus on building coaching experience and management expertise. The result is a flexible foundation to build upon the key competencies appropriate to highly successful sport coaches and management specialists.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Graduate Diploma of Sport Management is designed for individuals aspiring to management and governance positions in the sport industry and has been developed based on extensive consultation with experts in the field. Gain both a post-graduate certificate and also crucial work experience that aligns with industry requirements and expectations.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
6 months and replace with 6 months on a full time load or part time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is designed to be flexible and can be studied online.
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students.
If you're already working in the industry and want to boost your knowledge, the Undergraduate Certificate in Sport Coaching at ACPE is for you.
Next Intake
29 January 2024
22 April 2024
Duration
6 months
Study Mode
Online study
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Diploma of Football (Development, Management and Performance) will prepare you with the skills, knowledge and understanding for a range of future career paths in the football industry. In this unique specialised diploma, you will explore a range of football codes (eg, soccer, rugby league, rugby union, AFL, rugby 7s, wheelchair rugby, futsal, touch football) and will learn how these global sports deliver exemplary practice in contexts such as coaching, officiating, community and participation, inclusion, management skills, and player development and wellbeing.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
1 year full-time or part time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is designed to be flexible and can be studied through a combination of on-campus, online, and blended delivery
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Associate Degree of Football (Development, Management and Performance) will prepare you with the skills, knowledge and understanding for a diverse range of future career paths in the football industry. Study how the football industry (e.g., soccer, rugby league, rugby union, AFL, rugby 7s, wheelchair rugby, futsal, and touch football) develops the game, the players, the coaches, the volunteers, and the leaders required to ensure that their sport excels at grassroots and elite levels.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
2 years full-time or part time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is designed to be flexible and can be studied through a combination of on-campus, online, and blended delivery
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor degree of Football equips you with the skills, knowledge, and understanding to prepare for a diverse range of careers in the football industry. The degree explores a range of football codes (e.g. soccer, rugby league, rugby union, AFL, rugby 7s, wheelchair rugby, futsal, and touch football) where you will learn how these global sports deliver exemplary practice in contexts such as coaching, community participation, management, leadership, sport science, and high-performance.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time and part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Dance Practice is a specialised degree that will equip you with the skills and experience to become a professional in the dance industry. The course develops artistry, choreography, performance, educational, business, and organisational skills for employment as leaders in the dance industry.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time and part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Education (Physical & Health Education) incorporates units in movement and health as well as curriculum and pedagogical studies, equipping you with the requisite skills for entering the teaching profession. Based on the Graduate Outcome Survey 2021, ACPE was recognised as achieving a 100% graduate employment rate for this course. With highly qualified and experienced lecturers, and professional experience, you will develop the skills needed to be a confident, classroom-ready teacher.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
4 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Dance Education is a specialist professional qualification that is unique in Australia. Units are provided by highly qualified and experienced professionals, empowering you with all the knowledge and skills to become qualified as a Dance teacher and PDHPE teacher
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
4 years full-time, or up to 10 years from initial enrolment part-time
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
The Bachelor of Health Science (Exercise) offers the perfect career path for those looking to enhance their knowledge and skills through further studies in physiotherapy, exercise physiology, and other health professions.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online.
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students.
The Bachelor of Health Promotion is the right fit if you are wanting to pursue a career in health-related fields with a particular focus on health promotion. Unlike other careers in the health sector, graduates of health promotion will work with both individuals and the broader community to impact the health of others and bring about positive change.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time and part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students
Transform your passion for physical activity and health into a dynamic career with the Bachelor of Physical Activity for Health. This program offers an exciting blend of fitness, sports science and movement, providing a solid foundation for future careers and further study. Join us and make a positive impact on the long-term health of communities.
Next Intake
4 March 2024
5 August 2024
Duration
3 years full-time and part-time equivalent
Study Mode
This course is available on campus with selected units available online
Fee-HELP
This course is FEE-HELP approved for domestic students