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HSE711 - Pre Clinical Practice 1

Unit details

Year2015 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:

Niamh Mundell




HSE070, HSE705 and HSE707

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

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


This unit provides students with an introduction to the roles and responsibilities of the practising clinical exercise physiologist in the Australian healthcare system. Students will enhance and build upon the skills base of the exercise scientist through a focus on practical skill development. Through development of appropriate clinical decision making with respect to exercise testing and prescription, students will learn to work effectively with patients from typical chronic pathology groups to provide clinical exercise services.


Assessment task 1: Written report (800 words) 10%

Assessment task 2: Written assignment (1200 words) 30%

Assessment task 3: Practical examination (20 minutes-hurdle requirement) 30%

Assessment task 4: Examination (1.5 hours) 30%

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.

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