SES3231 Clinical Exercise Physiology for Adult to Middle Age
|Short Description:||CEP for Adult to Middle Age|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Health and Wellbeing|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||069903 - Human Movement|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Pre-requisite: BIO1206 and SES2104 and SES3130 and Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BSEH
This course provides an introduction to the common conditions that affect adults to middle age. This course will investigate the epidemiology, aetiology and pathophysiology of major cardiovascular, pulmonary, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, renal, mental and cancer conditions commonly found in clinical populations from adults to middle age. Appropriate knowledge and skills will provide expert exercise assessment and testing, prescription of exercise interventions, and monitoring of a client's progression throughout the prescribed exercise programs. Additionally, this course will build a resource for students' fundamental and generic skills that underpins an Accredited Exercise Physiologist.
This course contains a mandatory residential school for external students and mandatory on-campus workshops for on-campus students.