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SES4101 Clinical Exercise Physiology for Mature to Later Years

Short Description: CEP for Mature to Later Years
Units : 1
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
Version produced : 18 February 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: SES3130 and SES3231 and Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BSEH

Synopsis

This course provides an introduction to the common conditions that affect people in their middle age to later years. This course addresses the epidemiology, aetiology and pathophysiology of major cardiovascular, pulmonary, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, renal, cancer, and mental health conditions commonly found in clinical populations from middle age to later years. Applicable knowledge and skills will provide expert exercise assessment and testing, prescription of exercise interventions, and monitoring of clients' progress throughout prescribed exercise.

This course contains a mandatory residential school at the Ipswich campus for external students and mandatory on-campus workshops for on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 External