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Take a different view of sport, activity and leisure from sociological, historical, economic and psychological perspectives.

You'll understand the role and importance of sport, and how different social factors can influence motivation and participation.

The career fields are diverse, and include journalism, management, PR and marketing, public health, education and psychology.

Highlights

2 in the world for sports-related subjects

QS World University Rankings 2021

1 in Australia for sports-related subjects

QS World University Rankings 2021

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Recreation coordinator
  • Sports administrator
  • Sports journalist
  • Venue operations officer
  • Sports and events manager
  • Sports development officer
  • Sports centre manager

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Overseas study
  • Workshops

What you'll study

At UQ, subjects are called 'courses'. Here's a sample of the courses you could study:

  • From Bradman to Freeman: Mythic Qualities of Australian Sport
  • Biophysical Development, Measurement and Assessment
  • Physical Activity & Health
  • From Playground to Podium: Critical Analysis of Sporting Issues

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