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HSE705 - Exercise Physiology for Cardiopulmonary Disease

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in H743 Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

Unit chair:

Steve Selig

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Must be enrolled in or have previously successfully completed HSE070

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week - total 11 weeks, 9 x 2 hour laboratories, 2 x 2 hour seminars per trimester

Content

This unit provides a thorough examination of the pathophysiological aspects, diagnosis and medical regimens and lifestyle management for a range of cardiopulmonary diseases. Through both theoretical and practical experiences, students develop their knowledge and skills to work effectively with patients with cardiopulmonary pathologies. This will enable students to provide clinical exercise services such as assessment of exercise capacity and individualised exercise prescription for clientele with cardiopulmonary pathologies.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Quizzes x 10 (15 minutes each week) 50%
Assessment task 2: Case study written report (1000 words) plus brief literature review (2000 words) 25%
Assessment task 3: Case study practical assessment (45 minutes) 25%

Students must achieve at least 50% of the allocated marks for each of the three components of the assessment to pass the unit

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon


2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:


Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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