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SES4105 Independent Study in Sport and Exercise 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Medical Sciences
Student contribution band : 2021 Grandfather Funding Cl 1
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 29 May 2022

Requisites

Pre-requisite: SES3205

Overview

The aim of this course is to complete an independent study in sport and exercise or clinical exercise physiology. Students will use the research proposal developed in SES3205 to conduct a research project. The course draws together information and insights provided through the degree program and can be seen as the culmination of the program of study. Students will be provided the opportunity to revise and refine research skills to undertake an independent research study. Skills associated with the ability to statistically analyse and report the data collected in the research study will be refined. The ability to demonstrate the communication skills necessary for the professional dissemination of the results of an independent study through a report are further developed.

This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge required to undertake an independent research study 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. The ability to undertake an independent research project will provide the confidence and 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. This course will allow use of sport and exercise laboratories to conduct supervised research.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2022 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2022 Online
Date printed 29 May 2022