High Performance Sport

Online. Flexible. Industry connected learning. Interdisciplinary experts.

We do things differently at UTS.

Our new, flexible postgraduate programs unlock the future of elite sport.

Join a community of agile, innovative thinkers;

UTS is rated 5 (well above world standard) for human movement and sports science research.*

*Australian Research Council’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative 2019

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The real-world knowledge you need,
delivered by experts in the field

Our course content is practical and evidence-based; it’s developed in close consultation with our industry partners and infused with the latest findings from our internationally recognised researchers. This means you’ll be learning relevant content directly from the experts who are currently breaking new ground in the field.

It’s who you know;
benefit from our industry connections

UTS is considered NSW’s most industry-focussed university, a position that’s been held for the past eight years^.

Our state of the art facility is in the middle of the Moore Park precinct, facilitating our connections with elite sporting organisations including the Sydney Swans, Wallabies, Wallaroos, Cricket NSW and more. 

The  industry and academic leaders teaching into this program work with a range of high performance experts internationally, advancing the performance of athletes in a multitude of sporting leagues, including the AFL, NRL, NBA, NFL, EPL and more.

^AMR RepTrak Survey 2017

Students interacting
Students learning and interacting

Study online, with
embedded practical learning

Learn online, supported by academics and engaging with your classmates through online channels.

You’ll also put your learning into practice, with industry-connected, work integrated learning streams in every session. Individuals already working in the field may be able to receive credit for their professional placement.

Personalise the course
to your needs

Whether you’re just starting out in the field, or you have solid experience and want to advance or ‘top up’ in certain areas, we’ve got you covered. 

Our nested courses allow for you to choose your path, with graduated exit points at Graduate Certificate (4 subjects) to a Graduate Diploma (8 subjects) to a Masters (12 subjects). Depending on your prior education and experience, you might be eligible to receive credit towards your degree.

Studied at UTS before? You’ll get a 10% discount automatically.

Students interacting
Student with laptop

The real-world knowledge you need,
delivered by experts in the field

Our course content is practical and evidence-based; it’s developed in close consultation with our industry partners and infused with the latest findings from our internationally recognised researchers. This means you’ll be learning relevant content directly from the experts who are currently breaking new ground in the field.

Students and instructor at desk talking

It’s who you know;
benefit from our industry connections

UTS is considered NSW’s most industry-focussed university, a position that’s been held for the past eight years^.

Our state of the art facility is in the middle of the Moore Park precinct, facilitating our connections with elite sporting organisations including the Sydney Swans, Wallabies, Wallaroos, Cricket NSW and more. 

The  industry and academic leaders teaching into this program work with a range of high performance experts internationally, advancing the performance of athletes in a multitude of sporting leagues, including the AFL, NRL, NBA, NFL, EPL and more.

^AMR RepTrak Survey 2017

Student learning and interacting

Study online, with
embedded practical learning

Learn online, supported by academics and engaging with your classmates through online channels.

You’ll also put your learning into practice, with industry-connected, work integrated learning streams in every session. Individuals already working in the field may be able to receive credit for their professional placement.

Students talking

Personalise the course
to your needs

Whether you’re just starting out in the field, or you have solid experience and want to advance or ‘top up’ in certain areas, we’ve got you covered.

Our nested courses allow for you to choose your path, with graduated exit points at Graduate Certificate (4 subjects) to a Graduate Diploma (8 subjects) to a Masters (12 subjects). Depending on your prior education and experience, you might be eligible to receive credit towards your degree. Depending on your prior education and experience, you might be eligible to receive credit towards your degree.

Studied at UTS before? You’ll get a 10% discount automatically.

Master of High Performance Sport

MASTERS

12

SUBJECTS
72 credit points

1.5 years full-time
Fully flexible part-time

 

GRADUATE DIPLOMA

8

SUBJECTS
48 credit points

1 year full-time
Fully flexible part-time

 

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE

4

SUBJECTS
24 credit points

0.5 years full-time
Fully flexible part-time

 

Subjects

Autumn  (Feb – Jun)

core subjects

High Performance Science

High Performance Coaching

Conditioning the High Performance Athlete

Performance Analysis and Data Science

Leading and Managing in High Performance Sport

Developing and Managing Talented and Expert Performers

Spring  (Jul – Nov)

core subjects

Injury Prevention and Management in High Performance Sport

Recovery and Nutrition for High Performance Sport

Applied Research Skills for High Performance Sport

Work integrated learning

Performance and Culture in High Performance Sport (Autumn session)

Professional Mentoring in High Performance Sport (Spring session)

Professional Practice in High Performance Sport 1

Professional Practice in High Performance Sport 2

Professional Practice in High Performance Sport 3

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