EXERCISE SCIENCE PROJECT
Credit points: 15
In this subject you will undertake a project in exercise science. You will develop fundamental research skills and apply discipline knowledge and techniques to address questions in exercise science. Individually, or as part of a small group, you will work on projects that will include planning, project management, data collection, data analysis, critical interpretation and dissemination. You will be expected to meet with your project supervisor on a regular basis and work independently in self-directed learning. This subject addresses La Trobe's Innovation and Entrepreneurship Essential. Innovation and Entrepreneurship entails developing the ability to tackle problems creatively, generating new ideas, taking calculated risks and creating change to achieve ambitions - now and in the future.
SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School
Subject Co-ordinatorStephen Cousins
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
PrerequisitesEXS2ESB AND EXS2MCL AND EXS2ESP AND (HLT2IEP OR SPE2DSS)
Quota Management StrategyEnrolment accepted until quota reached
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Essentials of research methods in health, physical education, exercise science and recreation.
AuthorBerg, K E & Latin, R W
PublisherLIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS & WATKINS, PA.
Introduction to research in the health sciences
AuthorPolgar, S & Thomas, S A
PublisherCHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE, EDINBURGH.
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Bendigo, 2021, All Year, Day
Maximum enrolment size60
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorStephen Cousins
Lecture/SeminarWeek: 10 - 10
One 2.00 hours lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 10 and delivered via face-to-face.
One x 2-hour face-to-face lecture/seminar
Lecture/SeminarWeek: 11 - 22
Two 1.00 hour lecture/seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Two x 1-hour face-to-face lecture/seminar
SeminarWeek: 43 - 43
One 8.00 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 43 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
Supervised ResearchWeek: 11 - 43
One 3.00 hours supervised research every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
Equivalent of three hours of laboratory time in semester 1/2.
One 1,250-word individual written proposal.
One 15-minute oral presentation.
|Oral presentation||Individual||No||20||SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
One 2,500-word individual final project report.
|Report||Individual||No||50||SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|