Credit points: 15
In this subject you will learn the essentials of human nutrition that improve and sustain optimal performance for sport and exercise for both elite and recreational athletes. It will cover topics including training and competition nutrition, optimising body composition and performance and applications in specific sports and populations.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorBrooke Devlin
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be admitted in: HBHNHK; OR Must be admitted in one the following courses: HBHN, HZNDP, HBES, HBESB, HBSES AND must have passed the following subjects: HBS1HBA and HBS1HBB and (DTN2PNU or DTN1NHW or SPE1FSA) All other students require subject coordinators approval
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Nutrition for Sport, Exercise and Performance
AuthorBelski, Forsyth & Mantzioris.
PublisherAllen & Unwin
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Week 36-49, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrooke Devlin
Twelve 2.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 36 to week 49 and delivered via face-to-face.
Three 2.00 h tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 36 to week 49 and delivered via online.
Twelve 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 36 to week 49 and delivered via face-to-face.
|One 1750-word equivalent multimedia presentation||N/A||N/A||No||45||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
|4000 word equivalent group task (1250 word equiv per group member - students work in groups of 4)||N/A||N/A||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|
|750 word equivalent independent assessment task||N/A||N/A||No||25||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3|