HSE322 - Advanced Exercise Prescription

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in course version: D391, D394.1, H300, H343.3, M320.1
This unit is only available to students enrolled in M320.1, students who are completing the Exercise Science major sequence (MJ-H000016) and students enrolled in the previous course versions of H343 and D394 (H343.3 and D394.1).

Campus contact:

Burwood (Melbourne): Troy Castricum

Prerequisite:

HSE103 or HSE301

Corequisite:

HSE010

Incompatible with:

HSE302

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

8 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 11 x 2-hour seminars (3 that contain assessments) across the trimester, 11 x 2 hour practicals across the trimester

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

8 x online modules across the trimester (2-3 hours each), 11 x 1-hour online blackboard collaborate sessions (3 that contain assessments), 3 x full-day compulsory on-campus practical workshops across one weekend during trimester (i.e. both Saturday and Sunday) and one other Saturday during the trimester

In-person attendance requirements

Both Cloud and Campus enrolled students are required to attend either the Burwood or Waurn Ponds campus during the exam period to complete AT4: Practical examination.

Content

This unit is designed to advance students’ knowledge and application of the principles of exercise prescription, exercise delivery and communication, with an emphasis on individualised, client-specific considerations, such as common musculoskeletal injuries, pregnancy and post-partum, children and older adults.

Hurdle requirement

Students will create, demonstrate and instruct a component of an individual training program, based on a case study scenario provided. Students are required to pass (≥50% according to the competency descriptors described in the marking rubric) the practical examination in order to pass the unit.

Unit Fee Information

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