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This unit is only available to students enrolled in H743 Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology
N Saunders (B)
1 x 2 hour lecture and 1 x 2 hour laboratory per week - total 12 weeks.
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This unit provides an examination of neurological and neuromuscular conditions and their relation to exercise prescription and exercise rehabilitation. The functional anatomy of the neuromuscular system and the roles of neuromotor and sensorimotor elements in motor control are discussed. Pathophysiology in relation to neurological and neuromuscular conditions is addressed and the signs, symptoms, co-morbidities and treatments for a range of neurological and neuromuscular conditions are identified. Considerations for prescription of exercise to clients with neurological and neuromuscular conditions are also outlined.
Quizzes x 10 (15 minutes, week 3-12) 60%, case study written report (1500 words) 25%, 10 minutes oral presentation (week 12) 15%.
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