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.

  • Exercise is the new medicine
    03 July 2014
    Master of Science: Clinical Exercise Physiology is a new programme offered by the Department of Sport and Exercise Science. The video, "Exercise is the new medicine", explains why there is a need for specialists in this area.
  • Health Research Council funding success
    11 June 2014
    Professor Winston Byblow (Sport and Exercise Science) along with colleagues from the Department of Medicine and University of Otago have received a $1.2M award from the Health Research Council of NZ for a new project entitled “Individualised neuromodulation for motor recovery after stroke”.