2020 unit offering information will be available in September 2019
Consolidates the ongoing development of competencies and the ethical and professional standards that are required to become an entry level practitioner of clinical exercise physiology. Students will develop advanced skills in the application of effective exercise for all the relevant pathology domains associated with chronic conditions.
- The role of evidence based practice
- Differentiation of contraindications in the respiratory/pulmonary, kidney, cancer and neuromuscular domains
- Professional communication
- Principles of body mechanics and functional capacity
- Adverse clinical symptoms
- Referral in a multi-disciplinary context
- Clinical placement
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||design and manage the clinical exercise therapy for clients with metabolic pathologies||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
|2||recognise and follow the Code of Professional Conduct and Ethical Practice, standards of best practice and medico-legal framework of practice||Ethical practice|
|3||critically evaluate scientific literature from a clinical perspective||Intellectual rigour|
|4||produce professional documentation and written communication||Ethical practice|
|5||exhibit the clinical skills and competencies of a professional graduate-level Clinical Exercise Physiologist||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
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Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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