Clinical Exercise Practice (EXSS4009)

UNIT OF STUDY

The aim of this unit is to introduce the student to a range of issues related to clinical exercise professional practice and service delivery. Topics covered include working in multidisciplinary teams, professional ethics, communication skills, clinical documentation and report writing. A major focus of this unit will be to develop skills in evidence-based practice and to understand how the scientific evidence can be used in clinical decision making about appropriate interventions for individual clients.

Further unit of study information

Classes

3x1-hr lecture/week (week -1 to 9), 2-hr tutorial/week (week -1 to 9)

Assessment

Client interview (25 mins) (40%), oral presentation (15 mins) (30%) and 500wd evidence-based practice report (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.