Bachelor of Applied Science/Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Exercise and Sport Science)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Physical Activity and Health minor

A minor in Physical Activity and Health requires 36 credit points from table A including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level core units

Physical Activity and Health major

A major in Physical Activity and Health requires 48 credit points from table A including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level major core units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level major core units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level selective units
(v) 6 credit points of 3000-level interdisciplinary project units
Units of study
The units of study are listed below (Table A)
1000-level units of study
Core units
BIOS1170
Body Systems: Structure and Function
6    N BMED2403 or PHSI2005 or PHSI2006 or BIOS2170 or PHSI2007 or PHSI2008


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Semester 1
Semester 2
EXSS1036
Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology
6   

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Semester 2
2000-level units of study
EXSS2032
Exercise Training Physiology and Biochemistry
6    P EXSS1036


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Semester 1
EXSS2035
Physical Activity and Society
6   

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Semester 2
3000-level units of study
EXSS3062
Motor Control and Learning
6    P Completion of 48 credit points
N EXSS2025


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Semester 1
Semester 2
EXSS3071
Nutrition for Exercise and Health
6    P EXSS2032
N EXSS2021


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Semester 1
Semester 2
Selective units
EXSS3040
Physiological Testing and Training
6    P EXSS2022 or EXSS2034


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Semester 2
EXSS3050
Exercise Across the Lifespan
6    P EXSS2022 and EXSS2028 and EXSS3023 OR EXSS2032 and EXSS2034


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Semester 1
Semester 2
Units of study offered from 2023: EXSS3XXX Exercise and Cancer
Interdisciplinary Project units
HSBH3026
Industry and Community Project
6    P A minimum of 72 credit points


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Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
Units of study offered from 2023: EXSS3XXX Interdisciplinary Project.