Practicum with Low Risk Clients (EXSS3052)


This unit will engage students in practical experiences relevant to exercise science and Exercise Physiology. These practical experiences will reinforce theoretical knowledge and skills acquired through university studies. Students will complete at least 140 hours of supervised practicum in relevant areas such as design, delivery and evaluation of exercise interventions for healthy, low risk populations.

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Placement preparation tutorials held for students twice per semester, or three times if required.


Completion of 140 hours professional experience and competency in professional and practical skills relevant to ESSA Exercise Physiologist accreditation (100%). Completion of a Portfolio as described in UoS Outline (barrier task).

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Minimum 140 hours professional experience with apparently healthy populations of low risk

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