Courses & Units

Exercise for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disorders CXA329

Launceston

Introduction

This unit is designed to meet ESSA accreditation criteria in Exercise Physiology in the cardiovascular and pulmonary domains. Students apply foundational knowledge of cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions, comorbidities and treatments, safety, risk and capacity monitoring considerations, to design and translate into practice, safe, evidence-based exercise interventions for clients with cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions.

Summary

Unit name Exercise for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disorders
Unit code CXA329
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences
Coordinator

Andrew Williams

Teaching staff

Andrew Williams and other SHS staff.

Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,108.00 069903

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

(CZZ101 or CXA172) and (CZZ102 or CXA173 or CXA273) and CXA212 and CXA233 and CXA234.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2-hour lecture weekly.

1 x 2-hour workshop weekly.

Assessment

Practical Exam (30%), Case Study Assignment (30%), Written Exam (40%).

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Textbooks

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