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Sport and Exercise Science Honours (BSportExSc(Hons))
- H1272BACHELOR OF SPORT AND EXERCISE SCIENCE HONOURS
- Course Outline
- Course Structure
- Course Plans
|Title||Sport and Exercise Science Honours (BSportExSc(Hons))|
|Study Level||Bachelor's Honours (Undergraduate)|
|Organisational Unit||Psychology, Counselling, Exercise Science and Chiropractic|
Academic Chair: Dr Belinda Brown | Email: Belinda.Brown@murdoch.edu.au | Tel: 9360 6193
|Qualification||Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science Honours (BSportExSc(Hons))|
|Duration||1 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Availability||Murdoch campus (internal)|
|Description||The aim of Honours is to extend the student's grasp of the principles and practice of their subject, and to develop the ability for independent research.|
An Honours qualification of 2A is normally required for admission to higher research degree study.
|Admission Requirements: Onshore course offerings||Completion of a Bachelor Degree (AQF Level 7) or equivalent in the same discipline or cognate area with a Credit average; subject to availability of a suitable supervisor and approval by the Dean of School.
|Apply Online||Applications can be made online at http://goto.murdoch.edu.au/OnlineApplicationsHonours|
|Course Learning Outcomes||KNOWLEDGE
CLO1: Graduates will be able express an advanced knowledge of exercise and sport science with a particular focus on one sub-discipline
CLO2: Graduates will be able to explain research methods and approaches appropriate to exercise and sport science.
CLO3: Graduates will be able to explain research methods and findings in both written and oral formats.
CLO4: Graduates will be able to select and implement appropriate assessment tools to both collect and analyse data.
CLO5: Graduates will be able to design a research project to answer questions in exercise science.
CLO6: Graduates will be able to critically evaluate scientific literature.
CLO6: Graduates will be able to synthesise scientific literature with outcomes from appropriate assessment tools to make and communicate recommendations to stakeholders from a variety of settings such as sport, rehabilitation and general population.
|Internet Access Requirements||Murdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.|
EXS692 Literature Review and Research Proposal in Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences - 6 points
EXS590 Research Methods for Exercise Science - 3 points
EXS592 Honours Thesis in Sport and Exercise Science - 15 points
MURDOCH: TS23-internal, TS23-external
No course plans are available for this course in 2020.
To check other years, go to the Course Plans site.