The aim of this unit is to equip you with the knowledge and ability to design and implement training programs for a range of populations with varying health and fitness goals. This unit will cover modules incorporating professionalism and safety in educational environments, fitness instruction and health testing, providing nutritional information, working with special populations, and fundamental skill analysis. Health and Physical Activity provides a foundation for you to develop the skills required to work as a health and fitness professional in a number of different contexts.
|Unit name||Health & Physical Activity|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Dr Casey Mainsbridge
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2019: $820.00||2019: $2,037.00||069903|
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1 x 1.5 hr Lecture (13 weeks), 1 x 1.5 hr Tutorial (13 weeks)
Assessment Task 1: Core fitness and exercise proficiencies (20%)
Assessment Task 2: Practical Presentations (30%)
Assessment Task 3: Physical literacy skill analysis and plan (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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