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Practice in Clinical Exercise Physiology - EXSS2029

The aim of this unit is to introduce students to a range of issues related to clinical exercise professional practice and service delivery. Topics covered include interdisciplinary collaboration, professional ethics, communication skills, clinical documentation and report writing. A major focus of this unit will be to introduce the concept of evidence-based practice and to teach how scientific evidence can be used in clinical decision making about appropriate interventions for individual clients.

Classes
1x1-hr lectures/week, 2x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
Client interview 20 min (30%), Viva 15 min (40%), evidence-based practice report 500 words (30%)

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Exercise and Sport Science
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Ms Amanda Semaan
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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