EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY AND ASSESSMENT
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will investigate the normal range of physiological responses to sport, exercise and performance training. Particular attention will be given to the physiological responses and adaptations of the cardiovascular, respiratory, musculoskeletal, nervous, endocrine and immune systems to sport and exercise to sport and exercise in healthy individuals.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorAndrew Govus
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science (HBSES), Bachelor of Health Science (HBHS) or Bachelor of Biomedicine (SBMD), Bachelor of Education (Secondary) (EBEDS) and have passed HBS1HBA (Human Biosciences A) All other enrolments require subject coordinator's approval
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Exercise Physiology: Theory and Application to Fitness and Performance
AuthorPower and Howely
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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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAndrew Govus
Laboratory ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Laboratory Workbook (1250 words equivalent) - Online weekly PebblePad workbook.
|Assignment||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
One 1500 word Laboratory Report - Extended lab report
|Report||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
Submission of completed practical skills competency logbook. Accreditation requires evidence of competency for HBSES students. Practical skills competency includes assessment on student's ability to work in a team.
|N/A||Individual||No||0||SILO1, SILO4, SILO5|
One-hour written examination (equivalent to 1000 words). Short answer questions.
|Central exam||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|