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Unit of Study HEA00332 - Exercise Psychology (2014)

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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:

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1 identify current and evidence-based theory in exercise psychology
2 understand the influences that selected psychological factors have on the participation in physical activity, health and fitness related skill areas and how participation in physical activity, health and fitness influences psychological factors
3 demonstrate the application of Exercise Psychology theory for the enhancement of well being and quality of life within both general and special populations
4 demonstrate professional skills in both written and oral communication.

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

  1. identify current and evidence-based theory in exercise psychology
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  2. understand the influences that selected psychological factors have on the participation in physical activity, health and fitness related skill areas and how participation in physical activity, health and fitness influences psychological factors
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  3. demonstrate the application of Exercise Psychology theory for the enhancement of well being and quality of life within both general and special populations
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  4. demonstrate professional skills in both written and oral communication.
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