Professional Practice 1 (EXSS5059)

UNIT OF STUDY

The aim of this unit is to introduce the student to a range of issues related to exercise physiology professional practice and service delivery. Topics covered include working in multidisciplinary teams, professional ethics and oral and written communications skills. This unit of study will also provide an introduction to supervised clinical practice. Students will work with low risk clientele, building their confidence and developing skills acquired in this and other units of study taken in this semester.

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Classes

2x2-hr lecture/week, 1x2-hr tutorial/week, for 8 weeks prior to commencing practical

Assessment

Group Presentation (15%), Client Interview Evaluation (15%), Client Interview (50%), Client Report (20%), assessment of competency on placement (Pass/Fail)

Practical work

8-20hrs/week in Weeks 9-13

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Corequisites

EXSS5029, EXSS5058

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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.

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