NOTE: This course has been updated - please refer to the 2012 handbook change register for details.
This course entry should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Education
|Total credit points required||144|
|Standard duration of study (years)||3 years FT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (Peninsula)|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2069|
This course offers an interdisciplinary program which focuses specifically on the employment and training needs of those employed in the expanding sport and outdoor recreation industries. The course offers sequences of units for students in areas such as outdoor leadership and guiding, physically active communities, sports coaching and development, physical and outdoor education. Graduates of the program will have qualifications which enable them to enter the sport and outdoor recreation and tourism industries.
Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that students will have:
Students are required to complete a swimming rescue certificate or AUSTSWIM certificate or Swim Teacher's Certificate (ASCTA) and a First Aid certificate (minimum Level II) as part of their course requirements. Both must be current at the time of graduation.
Students must successfully complete the outdoor experiences and physical activity requirements of each unit (approximately 40-60 days total over the program duration).
This course comprises units in sport and outdoor recreation and minor studies incorporating compulsory and elective units, and fieldwork.
Bachelor of Sport and Outdoor Recreation