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HSE712 - Pre Clinical Practice 2

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: 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:

Natalie Saunders




All of HSE702, HSE704, HSE705 and HSE707

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

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


This unit provides students with knowledge of the national compensation schemes within the Australian healthcare system in the context of the practising clinical exercise physiologist. Students will develop their understanding of appropriate ethical and professional behaviour for exercise physiologists. The unit also provides students with the opportunity to learn to work with a patient base within a controlled environment from all the stages of an exercise intervention (the initial referral, assessment, design, monitoring, modification and progression). Upon completion of this unit, students will be well placed to work effectively in a clinical exercise environment.


Assessment task 1: Written assignment (2000 words) 40%

Assessment task 2: Examination (1.5 hours) 30%

Assessment task 3: Presentation (45 minutes-hurdle requirement) 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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