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.
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x3-hr tutorial or practical/week, for 8 weeks prior to commencing practical
ACE Module (0%), written reflection (20%), Client Interview (40%), Client Report (40%), assessment of competency on placement (Pass/Fail)
Students must have a current CPR certificate of competency prior to undertaking placement
EXSS5029 and EXSS5058