|Short Description:||Sports Medicine & Rehab|
|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 :||29 October 2020|
Pre-requisite: BIO1206 and SES2104 and SES2201
Note: On-campus offer is subject to sufficient enrolments. If 10 working days prior to commencement of this course on-campus enrolment shows fewer than 10 students, this course will be offered in external mode only (residential school mandatory).
This course provides students with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills regarding sports medicine. Although there will be a focus on sporting performance safety and injury prevention for physical activity in a range of activities across the lifespan, and within specific populations, will also be examined. Professional practice duties and responsibilities of sports scientists and sports trainers and their interactions with medical and allied health professionals will be outlined. The course will review and incorporate knowledge and skills from various disciplines that is appropriate to sports medicine.