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Unit of study_

Professional Practice 2 - EXSS5061

Year - 2020

This unit of study will develop more advanced skills related to exercise physiology professional practice and service delivery. As part of this unit, students will apply evidence-based clinical decision making. Students will design and implement a Physical Activity behaviour change program. Students will critically evaluate the effectiveness of physical activity programs seeking to address issues of injustice and/or inequality. Students will also undertake a clinical placement, and will be able to develop skills acquired in this and other units of study, including client assessment and design and implementation of an exercise management plan.

2-3-hours lecture/tutorial /week

Evidence-based practice report (2 pages) (25%), Sport for Development assignment (Group Presentation) (25%), behaviour change assignment (Group Presentation) (50%), assessment of competency on placement (pass/fail)

Assumed knowledge
EXSS5029 and EXSS5058






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: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Jonathan Freeston, Dr Jacqueline Raymond
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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