|Short Description:||Ind Study in Sport & Exercise|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences|
|School or Department :||School of Health and Wellbeing|
|Student contribution band :||2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 1|
|ASCED code :||069903 - Human Movement|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Pre-requisite: SES2102 and SES2103 and SES2104 and SES2105 and SES2201 and SES2205
This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge required to formulate, after critical review of relevant literature, technology and resources, a relevant research proposal in an area of sport and exercise science or clinical exercise physiology. Students will have pre-requisite knowledge in the key disciplines of sport and exercise science and research methods. Skills will be developed to allow for the evaluation of research studies, and highlight the importance of applying latest research from relevant disciplines to ensure best professional practice. Students will be required to undertake a critical review of the literature. The development of a research project will provide the practical skills to undertake evidence based research as a normal part of professional practice and as a contribution to knowledge and practice in the area of sport and exercise or clinical exercise physiology.