|Short Description:||CEP for Mature to Later Years|
|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: Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BSEH
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.
|Semester 2, 2021||External|