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Advanced Topics in Exercise Physiology (EXS504)

School School of Psychology and Exercise Science
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: T3-internal
Unit Learning Outcomes 1. Understand the role of exercise for various clinical populations
2. Understand the role of exercise for various clinical special populations
3. Ability to assess workplace ergonomics
4. Ability to undertake a functional capacity evaluation
Timetabled Learning Activities Workshops: 3 hours
Unit Learning Experiences This unit will utilise a workshop style of instruction that combines direct instruction and interactive group work. There will be a number of guest lecturers presenting in the unit on their particular area of expertise.
Assessment Skills for this unit are assessed via a practical examination (15%), a theory examination (40%), and a case study essay (45%).
Prerequisites Enrolment in G1073 Graduate Diploma in Clinical Exercise Physiology or B1336 BSc/GradDipClinExPhys or B1349;BSportExSc+GradDipClinExPhys; and completion of either EXS501 or EXS502 or EXS503.
Exclusions Students who have successfully completed CHI569/EXS569 Advanced Topics in Exercise Physiology may not enrol in this unit for credit.
Previously 2016: EXS404
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Sport and Exercise Science + Clinical Exercise Physiology (BSportExSc)+(GradDipClinExPhys) [New in 2018]
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Exercise Physiology (GradDipClinExPhys) [New in 2016]
Master of Exercise Science (Research) (MExSc(Res))
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch 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.

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Unit Coordinator
EXS504
Dr Brad Wall
Lecturer (Sports Science)

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6759
e: Brad.Wall@murdoch.edu.au
o: 440.2.027 - Social Sciences, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts
EXS504

MURDOCH: T3-Internal
Dr Brad Wall
Lecturer (Sports Science)

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6759
e: Brad.Wall@murdoch.edu.au
o: 440.2.027 - Social Sciences, Murdoch Campus
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