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)
EXSS5029 and EXSS5058