HPE teaching

Prepare yourself to play a vital and rewarding role, encouraging healthy habits and motivating younger generations to be healthy and active.

UQ proudly boasts Australia's longest longest-running university-based physical education program, with more than 70 years of teaching, research and graduate excellence.

We are experts in creating the next generation of specialist health, sport and physical education teachers, and senior biology teachers.



Meet Jared

Bachelor of Health, Sport and Physical Education (Honours)

"Teaching rugby league gives me the opportunity to teach some sports science and use all the skills I learned at UQ".

Blue Cards

To do any kind of work with children in Queensland you need a current Blue Card issued by the Queensland Government.

To be allowed to go on prac (be placed in a school) therefore, you need a current card issued via or linked to the UQ School of Education.

If you are not eligible for a Blue Card or are unwilling to submit to the vetting process you cannot complete the requirements of these programs.

Find out more about Blue Cards.