CLINICAL PRACTICE FOR EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY

EXS5CEP

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will advance your knowledge of movement and functional capacity. You will integrate your skills in analysing movement and functional capacity and posture to inform therapeutic exercise aiming to restore and optimise musculoskeletal and neurological function.

SchoolLa Trobe Rural Health School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJayden Hunter

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted to HZESPB or HMEPB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Ergonomics for Therapists

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorJacobs, K.

Year2008

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherElsevier Missouri

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Fitting the Human: Introduction to Ergonomics

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorKroemer, K.

Year2017

Edition/Volume7th Edn

PublisherCRC Press

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

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

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply and critically evaluate assessments to analyse body and movement mechanics, posture and functional capacity appropriate for use by Accredited Exercise Physiologists
02. Expertly interpret and communicate the outcomes of functional capacity evaluations and explain the potential contributions to treatment from various healthcare practitioners
03. Critically evaluate literature investigating the components of exercise prescriptions to inform therapeutic exercise treatment plans

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Week 25-32, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayden Hunter

Class requirements

SeminarWeek: 25 - 30
Two 1.00 h seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 25 to week 30 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 25 - 25
Five 3.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 25 to week 25 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Case study: 1,500-word written component and 10- minute edited video. (equiv. 2,500 words total)N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One 2,500-word written clinical case reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO2, SILO3