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|Unit chair:||S Brockington|
1 x 2 hour lecture per week, 1 x 1 hour tutorial in weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 of trimester to be completed online
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This unit will provide an introduction to the major areas of sport and exercise nutrition for elite athletes and recreational exercisers. It will cover sport and exercise nutrition for pre-, during and post activity considering various sporting activities and body composition considerations. Food and fluid choices for maximising sport and exercise performance will be considered with protein and carbohydrate requirements. A range of supplements will be analysed regarding claims made for performance enhancement and the relationship between exercise and the immune system.
Examination (2 hours) 50%, one assignment (1500 words) 35%, 5 x online multiple choice quizzes (5 x 3% = 15%)
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.