Department of Sport and Exercise Science


Welcome to the Department of Sport and Exercise Science


We bring together expertise in Sport and Exercise Science through the disciplines of human physiology, psychology, biomechanics and movement neuroscience. Study with us and you will have some exciting career opportunities. Find out more by visiting our department.
 

  • Dietary supplement may protect the brain from injury
    23 January 2015
    The dietary supplement creatine can protect the brain when its oxygen supply is reduced, a University of Auckland study has found.
  • Weighty issue
    04 December 2014
    “Our general population is getting fatter” says Paul Nolan, Professional Teaching Fellow from the Department of Sport and Exercise Science. “Our 18-25 year olds are getting fattest the quickest and this coincides with our undergrad population.”