Study Options

AUT University offers postgraduate qualifications in sport and exercise. There is a range of focus areas within this discipline for people in the area of health and sports who wish to extend their knowledge, advance their career, or pursue research study in a specific subject area.

We will provide you with the critical understanding and appreciation of integrating knowledge, specific science, theories, evidence-based practice, and relevant theoretical concepts.

Bachelor of Sport and Recreation (Honours)
Postgraduate Certificate in Sport and Exercise
Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise
Master of Sport and Exercise
Master of Business in Sport Leadership and Management
Master of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy

Specialities include:

Sport & Exercise

  • Applied exercise physiology
  • Sports injury prevention
  • Sports kinesiology
  • Sports nutrition
  • Sports performance and analysis
  • Sports research design and analysis
  • Sports technology
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Youth athlete development

Sport Leadership & Management

  • Events
  • Facilities
  • Governance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing

Sports Coaching

  • Athlete centered coaching
  • Coaching philosophies
  • Community and high performance coaching
  • Pedagogy
  • Skill acquisition
  • Sociology of sport coaching
  • Sport psychology