Practicum 3 (EXSS5070)


This unit is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn and demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities of the clinical exercise physiologist. Students will work under supervision in professional settings and will assist in managing clients with chronic disease, while demonstrating and being assessed on specific clinical practice skills and professional behaviour which are consistent with their stage of learning.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Attendance at practicum site for up to 37.5 hrs/week and up to 5 weeks


Assessment based on performance of specific clinical skills and professional behaviour (Pass/Fail) and written assignment (Pass/Fail).

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


EXSS5061 and EXSS5062

Additional Information

Students must have a current CPR certificate of competency and be verified in ClinConnect prior to undertaking clinical work.

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.