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HSE715 - Clinical Practicum 2

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 3: 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:

Steve Fraser


All of HSE702, HSE703, HSE704, HSE705, HSE707, HSE711, HSE712



Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

No face to face campus contact hours. Deakin and External practicum hours allocated via student practicum agreement - minimum 140 hours.


This unit will provide students with an opportunity to undertake a minimum of 140 hours of fieldwork experience within clinical exercise physiology scope of practice. Each student’s fieldwork experience will be supervised by Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA) accredited exercise physiologist, a university-trained allied health professional (e.g. registered physiotherapist) or an exercise scientist with appropriate experience working with clients with chronic disease. Field experiences are intended to provide students with opportunities to develop skills and knowledge in clinical exercise physiology to enhance their professional development and vocation potential.


Assignment 1 Case study conference presentation (3 mins) 30%;
Assignment 2 Peer review of 2 case studies (750 words) 20%;
Assignment 3 Reflective piece on critical learning moment (1000 words) 20%;
Assignment 4 Review of sample Cover Letters and Curriculum Vitae (1000 words) 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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