EXERCISE AND SPORTS PHYSIOLOGY

EXS2ESP

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will investigate the normal range of physiological responses to exercise and training across the lifespan. Particular attention will be given to the responses and adaptations of the cardiovascular, respiratory, musculoskeletal, nervous, endocrine and immune systems to exercise, their integration and regulation.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBrett Gordon

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must pass HBS1HBB and must be enrolled in one of HZHEP - Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Exercise Physiology, or Bachelor of Exercise Science, or Bachelor of Exercise Science and Master of Exercise Physiology. All other students require Subject Coordinator's approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsExercise physiology: nutrition, energy, and human performance.RecommendedMcArdle, W D, Katch, F I & Katch, V L 2009LIPPINCOTT, CHAMPAIGN, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, PA.
ReadingsPhysiology of sport and exercise.RecommendedKenney, W L, Wilmore, J & Costill, D 20125TH EDN, HUMAN KINETICS, CHAMPAIGN.

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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size125

Enrolment information Limited staff resources. Tables applying quota. Once quota reached, further enrolments will be subject to approval by Subject Coordinator.

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrett Gordon

Class requirements

Laboratory Class
One 2.0 hours laboratory class per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,500-word laboratory report.30
One 2-hour theory examination.50
Two 20-minute online tests.20

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrett Gordon

Class requirements

Laboratory Class
One 2.0 hours laboratory class per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 1,500-word laboratory report.30
One 2-hour theory examination.50
Two 20-minute online tests.20