|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject will provide students with the opportunity to experience the various roles of exercise physiologists in the treatment and care of individuals with musculoskeletal and neurological conditions and will provide exposure to the roles of other team members in rehabilitation processes, referral and communication pathways and medical record systems. Students will have opportunities to observe and work with health professionals during the design, implementation and evaluation phases of clinical exercise programs, and to learn about equipment, facilities and program planning used in clinical exercise physiology.
Students must attend 180 hours of clinical placement activities covering musculoskeletal, neuromuscular/neurological conditions and cancers and satisfactorily meet set assessment criteria including a satisfactory report from the clinical supervisor(s), a completed logbook and workplace reflection.
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Placement/fieldwork|
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020|
|Coord/Lect:||Mr Brian Heilbronn.|
The student workload for this 6 credit point subject is approximately 260 hours.
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.