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SES8299 Advanced Professional Placement

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 : 24 May 2022


Pre-requisite: SES8006 and SES8007


This course addresses the requirement for students to complete a total of 140 hours of professional practice in a sport and exercise setting. The professional practice will be undertaken over the year of the program of study. The acquisition of a competent level of knowledge and skills relevant to the level of study completed is required. The ability to apply knowledge and skills in a professional and ethically responsible manner in accordance with risk managed management is required.

This course builds on preliminary learning regarding the nature of the authentic professional experience to be undertaken in an external environment based on the students' interest area. The course provides the opportunity to develop the ability to communicate theoretical knowledge and to apply practical skills in a proficient manner. The course outlines opportunities to value add to professional skills developed during the course and as a practitioner. The importance of evidence-based research and the ability to draw together knowledge and skills from different discipline areas is outlined. Effective time management skills and work-related documentation processes to ensure successful completion of the course are provided during the program of study.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2022 On-campus Ipswich
Semester 1, 2022 External
Semester 1, 2022 On-campus Toowoomba
Date printed 24 May 2022