Welcome to the Annie Morrison Department of Exercise Sciences

We bring together expertise in the Exercise Sciences through the disciplines of of biomechanics, movement neuroscience, exercise physiology, exercise metabolism and exercise psychology.

Our hugely popular EXERSCI 100G is now full for Semester Two.

Thank you to all those who enrolled. If you missed out, you can still study the course at Summer School 2019.

Suffrage 125 Science

It's the 125th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in New Zealand and we're renaming our faculty, schools and departments to honour alumnae of note.

Join us for a half-day event

Exercise Sciences welcomes all careers advisers, physical education and science teachers to continue their professional development. Register your attendance.

Our department brings together a range of expertise and exercise related disciplines to understand the role of exercise in sustaining health, improving disease outcomes, and enhancing human performance through sport and physical activity.

In addition to outstanding undergraduate teaching the department hosts a pioneering taught postgraduate (PGDip and MSc) programme in the new allied health profession of clinical exercise physiology (CEP). This is the only internationally accredited postgraduate CEP programme in New Zealand.

Study with us to open up a host of exciting career opportunities. 


  • Science majors week | choose your major Event as iCalendar
    17 September 2018 - 21 September 2018
    All students currently in their first year are invited to confirm or change their BSc major on Student Services Online (SSO), or discuss their major options with an advisor. Confirming your major(s) early is essential as it ensures that you're on the right path to completing your degree on time and with the subject areas that meet your goals.