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Unit of study_

Professional Practice 1 - EXSS5059

Year - 2018

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 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.

Classes
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x3-hr tutorial or practical/week, for 8 weeks prior to commencing practical

Assessment
ACE Module (0%), written reflection (20%), Client Interview (40%), Client Report (40%), assessment of competency on placement (Pass/Fail)

Additional information
Students must have a current CPR certificate of competency prior to undertaking placement

Co-requisites

EXSS5029 and EXSS5058

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Exercise and Sport Science
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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 Jacqueline Raymond
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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