HSE302 - Exercise Programming
2020 unit information
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online) - with significant campus requirements
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online) - with significant campus requirements
Trimester 1: Only available to students enrolled in D333, and the new course versions of H343 and D394 (H343.4 and D394.2).
Trimester 2: Only available to students enrolled in D368 and M320, H300 and D391 students who are undertaking the Exercise Science major, and students enrolled in previous course versions of H343 and D394 (H343.3 or prior and D394.1).
Note: H343 and D394 students enrolled in previous course versions (H343.3 or prior and D394.1), and students enrolled in H300, D391, M320 and D368 are not required to undertake the 80 hours exercise prescription placement, as this requirement is not part of these course’s rules
Burwood (Melbourne): Matt Clarkson
HSE103 or HSE301
Must be enrolled in or have previously successfully completed HSE010
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
Only D333, and H343 and D394 students enrolled in the new course versions (H343.4 and D394.2) will need to complete an 80-hour placement in exercise assessment, prescription, and delivery at a host organisation approved by the unit team.
Trimester 1: 7 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 7 x 2 hour seminars across the trimester, and 8 x 2 hour practicals across the trimester.
Trimester 2: 8 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 11 x 2 hour seminars across the trimester, 11 x 2 hour practicals across the trimester.
|Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)||
Trimester 1: 7 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 7 x online collaborative tasks across the trimester
Trimester 2: 8 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 11 x online collaborative tasks across the trimester, 3 x full-day compulsory practical workshops across the trimester
|In-person attendance requirements||
1 x 2-day compulsory practical workshop at the Melbourne (Burwood) campus
If you are unsure which trimester you should be enrolling into this unit, please seek advice from Student Adviser by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call 9251 7777 if you have any questions.
Note for all D333, H343.4 and D394.2 students enrolling into this unit:
You must complete your placement hours by 30 September of the year enrolled in the unit unless otherwise stated directly by the Unit Chair. If you are not able to complete the placement by this date, please email the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Professional Placement Office at email@example.com as soon as possible.
Note for International Students Only:
If you are not able to complete your placement by your visa expiry date, please note that you will be liable for any costs involved with extending your stay in Australia, for example: visa extension application cost and extra living expenses.’
Department of Human Services policy - Police Record Check and Working With Children Check
In accordance with Department of Human Services policy, all students are required to undertake a National Police Record Check prior to placements in each calendar year of their course.
In accordance with the Department of Justice 2007, Working with Children Act 2005, amended 2017, all students are required to undertake a Working with Children Check at the commencement of their course. Students who fail to obtain a Police Record Check and a Working with Children Check prior to the commencement of placement will not be able to undertake placement and this will impede progress in the course.
Students may also be required to declare their immunisation status to satisfy the requirements of health organisations where they will be undertaking their learning experience. A health organisation may refuse to accept a student for placement if the student’s immunisation status is not satisfactory to the health organisation.
ContentThis unit is designed to advance students’ knowledge and application of the principles of exercise prescription, exercise instruction and communication, with an emphasis on individualised, client-specific considerations, such as common musculoskeletal injuries, pregnancy and post-partum, children and older adults. Students enrolled in D333, and the new course versions of H343 and D394 (H343.4 and D394.2) will also complete an 80 hour placement at a pre-approved host organisation, facilitated by the unit team.
Hurdle requirementTrimester 1
- Assessment task 4: Practical examination
- Placement Host Supervisor Report and Approved Logbook: Ungraded Pass/Fai
- Assessment task 4: Practical examination
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