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Unit of Study CEP03366 - Exercise and Metabolic and Psychological Health (2018)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 locate and evaluate, analyse, understand, collate, and disseminate peer-reviewed clinical exercise physiology scientific literature pertaining to lifestyle related interventions to improve and/or maintain metabolic and psychological health
2 demonstrate an understanding of the risk factors for and pathophysiology associated with target metabolic and psychological condition, including diagnostic procedures
3 explain the rationale and outcomes of treatment modalities for metabolic and psychological conditions
4 identify indications and contraindications for exercise within metabolic and psychological conditions
5 select and conduct appropriate assessments to determine the safety and efficacy of acute and chronic exercise in metabolic and psychological conditions
6 prescribe safe and effective exercise interventions to improve and/or maintain metabolic and psychological health.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. locate and evaluate, analyse, understand, collate, and disseminate peer-reviewed clinical exercise physiology scientific literature pertaining to lifestyle related interventions to improve and/or maintain metabolic and psychological health
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  2. demonstrate an understanding of the risk factors for and pathophysiology associated with target metabolic and psychological condition, including diagnostic procedures
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  3. explain the rationale and outcomes of treatment modalities for metabolic and psychological conditions
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  4. identify indications and contraindications for exercise within metabolic and psychological conditions
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  5. select and conduct appropriate assessments to determine the safety and efficacy of acute and chronic exercise in metabolic and psychological conditions
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  6. prescribe safe and effective exercise interventions to improve and/or maintain metabolic and psychological health.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:

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