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|Student Contribution Band:||Band|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject will provide the physiological basis, practical skills and scientific knowledge necessary to prescribe exercise. Students will develop knowledge and capacity to design and implement safe yet effective goal-specified exercise programs that are evidenced-based for the low risk healthy population and those with medical conditions, such as diabetes, obesity, asthma and cardiovascular disease. The subject will also cover the planning and logistics of exercise programming with appropriate progression, regression and exercise cessation according to typical risk factors identified during pre-screening.
Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties; participate in at least 80% of scheduled workshop and practicum classes.
|Prerequisites:||SP1012, BM1062 AND SP2009 - SP2009 allow concurrent|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Mar-2023|
|Coord/Lect:||Dr Kenji Doma.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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