HSE112 - Pathways in the Physical Activity, Exercise and Health Industry

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Megan Teychenne





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Contact hours:

2 hour fortnightly seminars and online learning activities that require student time commitment (in addition to regular study commitments).


New unit 2018


This unit provides an opportunity for students to investigate the physical activity, exercise and health industry and explore key organisations involved in the field. Students will learn about phyiscal activity participation amongst a number of sub-groups within the population, and, from an employment perspective, locate, investigate and critically analyse key roles in the industry that aim to promote physical activity and exercise in those sub-groups. Students will use their investigation of the physical activity and exercise industry to explore potential career pathways and areas of future employment interest. Students will identify individual skills and strengths they bring to the field, as well as areas for self- and career development.


Assessment task 1: Fortnighly self-analysis (200 words x 6) 30%

Assessment task 2a: Written report (1500 words) 40%

Assessment task 2b: Oral presentation (5 minutes) and written reflection (500 words) 30%

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