FOUNDATIONS OF SPORTS AND EXERCISE SCIENCE PRACTICE B
Not currently offered
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will develop foundation client assessment skills. Students will develop an understanding of the risks associated with a range of exercises and strategies to minimise risk for clients. Students will be introduced to a range of assessment procedures and equipment used to conduct safe sports and exercise-related assessments. Students will explore the influence of physical activity, exercise and nutritional practices on obesity and other chronic health conditions. The influence of the basic stages of growth and development across the lifespan on exercise delivery will be considered.
SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorAndrew Govus
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Special conditionsStudents must be admitted in the Diploma of Sports Coaching and Development (HDSCD) to enrol in the Carlton (Carlton College of Sport) instance.
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Fitness Professional's Handbook
AuthorHowley, E. T., & Thompson, D.
ACSMs Guidelines for Exercise Testing & Prescription 10ed
AuthorAmerican College of Sports Medicine
High-performance training for sports
AuthorJoyce, D., & Lewindon, D.
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
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