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Faculty & College
Please note this unit has assessments scheduled in Week 7 which will require attendance on-campus. Details will be provided closer to the time.
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.
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
demonstrate an understanding of the general physiological responses of the body to acute and chronic exercise
demonstrate safe and effective health and exercise assessment
apply knowledge of physiology to exercise testing, prescription and delivery
Prescribed learning resources
- This text will be used throughout the course. : Coombes J, Burton NW and Beckman EM, 2022, ESSA’s student manual for exercise prescription, delivery and adherence, Elsevier, Australia.
- This text will be used throughout the course. : Coombes JS and Skinner TL, 2022, ESSA’s student manual for health, exercise and sport assessment, 2nd edn, Elsevier, Australia.
Please see the information regarding equipment, protective clothing and other requirements for laboratory attendance detailed in the laboratory manual.
Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.
Commonwealth Supported courses
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