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SES3231 Clinical Exercise Physiology for Adult to Middle Age

Short Description: CEP for Adult to Middle Age
Units : 1
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
Version produced : 5 March 2021

Requisites

Pre-requisite: BIO1206 and SES2104 and SES3130 and Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BSEH

Synopsis

This course provides an introduction to the common conditions that affect individuals from the start of adulthood to middle age. This course will investigate the epidemiology, aetiology and pathophysiology of common and important cardiovascular, pulmonary, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, renal, mental health, and cancer conditions found in clinical adult populations up to middle age. Students will develop knowledge and skills to provide expert exercise assessment and testing, prescription of exercise interventions, and monitoring of clients' progress throughout the prescribed exercise. Additionally, this course will enable students to build fundamental and generic skills that underpin the practice of exercise physiology in Australia.

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

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 External
Date printed 5 March 2021