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Introduction to Exercise Science - EXSS1037

Year - 2020

This introductory unit will provide students with skills and understanding of measurement and analysis core to becoming a proficient exercise professional. Students will learn technical skills for exercise data collection, the data handling, calculations and analytical approaches to examining data, and research methods used to collect evidence. Critical thinking approaches will be used to develop skills for assessing quality of evidence in exercise science. A focus of 23 May 2019 Page 5 Introduction to Exercise Science is the development of discrete skills and understanding of their application for accuracy.

Classes
2-hr lecture/wk; 1-hr tutorial/wk; 6-hrs lab/semester

Assessment
Excel worksheets (25%, 5% each worksheet), mid semester exam (45%) and case report (30%)

Co-requisites

EXSS1036

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Exercise and Sport Science
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Helen Parker
HECS Band: 1
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