Study health, sport and physical education at one of the best human movement schools in Australia, where our staff and research have been independently ranked as among the best in the world.

If you are inspired to teach and are passionate about being healthy and active, a career as a professional educator of health, physical education and sport could be for you!

Healthy habits start young and educators of health, sport and physical education play a big role in encouraging and motivating the next generation to be healthy and active.

Human Movement and Sport Sciences at UQ ranked 1st in Australia and 2nd in the world according to the 2017-2018 University Rankings of Academic Performance.

Career Pathways

Studying health, sport and physical education at UQ can be a pathway to a variety of different careers:

  • Teachers of physical education, health education or junior science in secondary schools
  • Head of department
  • Education advisor
  • Sports coach
  • Health promotion officer
  • Outdoor educator.

*ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments.