Bachelor of Health, Physical Education and Sport (Secondary)

RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098536B

Level of study: Bachelor’s Degrees


This degree prepares you for a career as a specialist health and physical education teacher, providing you with a qualification to teach in secondary schools.

Throughout this course, you will:

complete over 80 days of teaching practice
study three teaching methods, for health, physical education, and one elective subject area
gain sports coaching experience
have the option to undertake an accelerated course, completing your degree in 3.5 years.

The Bachelor of Health, Physical Education and Sport focuses on teaching practice, and aims to prepare you to work in the dynamic and challenging world of education.


Strong employment opportunities exist in government, independent, private and specialist schools.

Additional employment opportunities exist in:

educational leadership
sports and sports coaching
health, wellness and fitness promotion.

Over the past five years, more than 95% of graduates seeking teacher employment have been successful within six months of graduating. Graduates go on to teach in three subject areas, including health, physical education, and the subject area of your choosing. This degree also boasts high employability rates and student satisfaction.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,760 Per Year Feb 2024 4 years
Full time
Bundoora Campus
Plenty Road
Melbourne Victoria 3083

Entry criteria

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum 65% average

To study this program you will need to complete the following English proficiency test:

IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 7.5 (with 7.0-reading, 7.0-writing, 8.0-listening, 8.0-speaking); TOEFL (Internet Based Test (iBT) - overall score 102 (with minimum score of 24 in Reading, 24 in Listening, 23 in Speaking and 27 in Writing); Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)) - 72 (no communication band less than 65); Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) - 191, with no less than 185 in any component; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) - 191 with no less than 185 in any component.


RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
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