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HSE707 - Exercise Physiology for Musculoskeletal Injury and Disease

Unit details

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


Cohort rule:

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

Unit chair:

Clint Miller




Must be enrolled in or have previously successfully completed HSE070

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 2 hour laboratory per week - total 11 weeks


This unit provides students with knowledge and practical skills in the clinical exercise management of musculoskeletal injuries/disease conditions, including for each condition: details of the underlying pathology and development, the pathomechanics, assessment of function and acute exercise capacity, and chronic exercise prescription and long-term management. Students will gain practical experience and skills required to implement this knowledge in a clinical setting for the holistic exercise management of the musculoskeletally compromised client.


Assessment task 1: Quizzes x 10 (15 minutes each week) 50%

Assessment task 2: Written case study assignment on musculoskeletal pathology (2000 words) 20%

Assessment task 3: Practical examination 30%

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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