Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise Physiology)

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Errata
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The unit of study table for the Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise Physiology) has been replaced since first published on 13 November 2020.

Course and credit point requirements have been specified in relation to elective and selective choices.  

 

2/3/2021

Unit of study

Credit points

A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Session

BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE (EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY)

Students complete 192 credit points of units of study, including:

(a) 156 credit points of core units of study listed in Table A in the sequence below; and

(b) 30 credit points of elective units of study selected from;

(i) Table A Exercise Physiology elective units of study

(ii) Table S elective units of study, Interdisciplinary Studies handbook

(iii) Sydney School of Health Sciences elective units of study

(iv) Table O (Open Learning Environment) Interdisciplinary Studies handbook, although no more than 12 credit points may be selected from this collection.

(c) 6 credit points from Table A Exercise Physiology selective unit of study table.

The pass course: is full time only over 4 years

Year 1 - core units

EXSS1036
Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS1037
Introduction to Exercise Science

6   

OLET1514

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

BIOS1168
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1
Semester 2

BIOS1169
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy B

6   

BIOS1168

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1
Semester 2

BIOS1170
Body Systems: Structure and Function

6   

BMED2403 or PHSI2005 or PHSI2006 or BIOS2170 or PHSI2007 or PHSI2008

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1
Semester 2

EXSS1038
Principles of Biomechanics

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

And select 12 credit points of elective units of study

Year 2 - core units

BIOS3065
Anatomical Analysis of Exercise

6   

BIOS1168 and BIOS1169

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS2031
Movement Analysis

6   

EXSS1038

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

EXSS2032
Exercise Training Physiology and Biochemistry

6   

EXSS1036

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

EXSS2033
Psychology of Exercise and Physical Activity

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS2034
Exercise Programming and Delivery

6   

EXSS1036 and EXSS1037 and EXSS2032

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS2035
Physical Activity and Society

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

And select 12 credit points of elective units of study

Year 3 - core units (2022)

EXSS3062
Motor Control and Learning

6   

Completion of 48 credit points
EXSS2025

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1
Semester 2

Core units of study offered from 2022:

EXSS3XXX Advanced Exercise Programming and Delivery

EXSS3XXX Practicum in Exercise Science 1

EXSS3XXX Nutrition for Exercise and Health

EXSS3XXX Fundamental Musculoskeletal

EXSS3XXX Practicum in Exercise Science 2

EXSS3XXX Exercise Physiology in Clinical Cases 1.

And select 6 credit points of elective units of study

Year 4 - core units (2023)

Core units of study offered from 2023:

EXSS4XXX Exercise Physiology in Clinical Cases 2

EXSS3XXX Exercise Physiology in Clinical Cases 3

EXSS4XXX Advanced Musculoskeletal

EXSS4XXX Clinical Practice Unit A

EXSS4XXX Clinical Practice Unit B

EXSS4XXX Clinical Practice Unit C

EXSS4XXX Professional Reflections in Exercise Physiology.

And select 6 credit points from the Exercise Physiology Selective units of study (available 2023)

Exercise Physiology electives units of study

Availability of elective units of study may vary from year to year

EXSS1039
Introduction to Body Composition Methods

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

EXSS1040
Introduction to Strength and Conditioning

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS1041
Fundamentals in Bioenergetics

6   

EXSS1036

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS2036
The Body Clock and Athletic Performance

6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

EXSS2037
Advanced Strength and Conditioning

6   

EXSS1040

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 1

EXSS3040
Physiological Testing and Training

6   

EXSS2022

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

EXSS3041
Management, Marketing and the Law

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Semester 2

HSBH3014
Workplace Injury Prevention/Management

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6   

48 credit points and (BIOS1168 and EXSS1018)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1

HSBH2008
Physical Activity and Population Health

6   

48 credit points of units

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Intensive March

HSBH3021
Environmental Stress and Physiological Strain

6   

EXSS1032 or EXSS2027 or BIOS1170

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units

Intensive March

Elective units of study offered from 2022:

EXSS3XXX Exercise and Cancer

EXSS3XXX High Performance Sport.

Exercise Physiology selective units of study (2023)

Availability of selective units of study may vary from year to year

Selective units offered from 2023:

EXSS4XXX Exercise Prescription in multimorbidity

EXSS4XXX Exercise in Mental Illness

EXSS4XXX The Technology of Exercise