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SP3008 - Practicum in Sport and Exercise Science/Clinical Exercise Physiology

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

This subject involves practicum experience in a variety of sport and exercise/clinical exercise physiology settings that may include individual exercise prescription, sport association/club activities, sports academies/institutes, community events and research activities.

Learning Outcomes

  • experience the workplace in the area of health and fitness;
  • conduct and evaluate risk assessments;
  • construct, implement and evaluate programs appropriate to sport and exercise science/clinical exercise physiology;
  • demonstrate competency in exercise assessment, prescription and delivery;
  • apply communication and interpersonal skills;
  • apply effective assessment, programming and management skills.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Test/Quiz 1 - (%) - Individual
  • Participation > Class participation - (%) - Individual
  • Written > Job application - (%) - Individual
  • Written > Log/logbook - (%) - Individual
  • Must pass hurdle requirement - oral-interview; written-reflection/reflective task - (%) - Individual
  • Performance/Practice/Product > Professional placement performance - (%) - Individual.

Special Assessment Requirements

Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; pass every assessment item; participate in all scheduled workshops/seminars; refer to subject outline for further detail regarding must pass requirements. This subject will be marked as a non-graded pass/fail.

Prerequisites: (SP2006 OR SP2201 AND SP2200) and SP2009 and SP2007 and (SP3007 OR SP2207)

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 6 hours workshops - In preparation for professional experience hours
  • 100 hours professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 25-Mar-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 6 hours workshops - In preparation for professional experience hours
  • 100 hours professional Experience
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.