Improve your own physical performance, support the athletic development of others and bring people together through a shared commitment to healthy living. You’ll be in the gym virtually every day. More details
More about Exercise Science
Make a difference
New Zealanders are constantly seeking expert advice on exercise and nutrition, which is increasing demand for qualified sports and recreation professionals. A career in exercise science will see you become part of a national push for an active lifestyle.
Gain skills in coaching, programming, nutrition
You'll be able to provide advice on nutrition, exercise programing and rehabilitation as well as sport-specific training, including coaching and running team sessions.
Assess and analyse clients’ needs through interviews, fitness testing and advanced assessment skills such as posture and correct movement analysis.
You'll also gain other skills like business and marketing so that you can be successful in this fast-growing industry.
Learn in Dynamics Gym
Gain skills in our gym and fitness studio. Use a range of strength training equipment, machines, free weights and cardio equipment.
You’ll support actual clients in our gym and you'll get work experience opportunities elsewhere.
Plus you'll have free access to the gym throughout your studies.
Stand out in industry
Our combination of practical training and exercise theory gives you an edge as an exercise professional in New Zealand. You'll be eligible to apply to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs), which is recognised around the world.