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Case Studies 2 Clinical Exercise Science - EXSS4014

Year - 2018

This unit will develop a higher level of knowledge, clinical decision making and problem-solving skills by using complex cases related to clinical exercise physiology practice. The cases will include pathologies in cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, cancers, neoplastic conditions and neurological/intellectual clinical conditions. Academic staff and experienced practitioners will use clinical scenarios to guide students through the process of selecting and administering appropriate screening and assessment tools and developing effective, individualized exercise management plans. The clinical scenarios will present more complex cases than previously covered and will require the student to integrate prior knowledge and experiences with new learning.

Classes
Block mode: 8-hrs/week for 7 weeks (Wk -1 to 6)

Assessment
Written Assignment 2000 words (30%), written case study and oral defence (30%), final exam (40%)

Assumed knowledge
EXSS3037 and EXSS3050

Pre-requisites

EXSS4010

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Exercise and Sport Science
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Ché Fornusek
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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