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Clinical Research in Exercise Physiology (EXS505)

Organisational Unit Psychology, Counselling, Exercise Science and Chiropractic
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: TS23-internal
Description Ongoing education and evidence based practice are critical features of all health professions. This unit will develop your clinical research skills of identifying, interpreting and applying the latest research and clinical guidelines to support your future practice.
Unit Learning Outcomes 1. Be able to source, interpret and apply research evidence to clinical conditions
2. Be able to effectively communicate the evidence base for exercise interventions to a variety of populations
Timetabled Learning Activities Seminars: 3 hours
Unit Learning Experiences There will be seminars throughout the year. These seminars will consist of research presentations, student case study presentations and workshops covering research skills. Students will also need to undertake self-directed learning to identify clinical cases on their practicum and undertake research on the condition and clinical evidence for the use of exercise as an intervention.
Assessment Students will be assessed via a series of case study presentations (60%) and an evidence based practice exercise prescription (40%).
Prerequisites Enrolment in the Graduate Diploma in Clinical Exercise Physiology
Corequisite: EXS509 Exercise Physiology Practicum
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]
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.

Contacts

Unit Coordinator
EXS505
Dr Brad Wall
Senior Lecturer (Sports Science)

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6759
e: Brad.Wall@murdoch.edu.au
o: 440.2.027 - Social Sciences, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts
EXS505

MURDOCH: TS23-Internal
Dr Brad Wall
Senior 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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