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This unit is only available to students enrolled in H743 Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology
|Unit chair:||S Fraser|
1 x 2 hour lecture per week - total 12 weeks, 12 x 2 hour laboratories/tutorials per trimester
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This unit provides students with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with patients with specific conditions so that appropriate evaluation, and exercise testing and prescription is administered. Students will explore the changes that occur in cancer, mental health and other specific conditions such as pregnancy and post partum, childhood and ageing, and how exercise testing and prescription is modified for these groups. The role of preventative and rehabilitative exercise in workplace health and chronic pain will also be explored as well as exercise and the environment.
Weekly quizzes (10 minutes, 5% each) 50%, Group Assignment: Special population patient/client interview and exercise plan (2000 words) 50%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.