HSE702 - Exercise Physiology for Neurological and Neuromuscular Disease
2021 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
This unit is only available to students enrolled in H743 Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology
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||
1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 2 hour seminar for 2 weeks and 1 x 2 hour clinical practicum for 9 weeks per trimester
Students who wish to divert from the prescribed part time course map, please seek advice from the Course Director by emailing MCEP@deakin.edu.au
This unit provides an examination of neurological and neuromuscular conditions and their relation to exercise prescription and exercise rehabilitation. The functional anatomy of the neuromuscular system and the roles of neuromotor and sensorimotor elements in motor control are discussed. Pathophysiology in relation to neurological and neuromuscular conditions is addressed and the signs, symptoms, co-morbidities and treatments for a range of neurological and neuromuscular conditions are identified. Considerations for prescription of exercise to clients with neurological and neuromuscular conditions are also outlined.
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