This unit provides students with the opportunity to undertake detailed investigation of a topic of interest within their general field of study. The study may be performed as an individual or as part of a small group. The specific syllabus will be determined by the particular study area chosen. Approval for a particular study must be given by the unit coordinator and is dependent on an academic staff member being available and willing to supervise the proposed project.
Students will be required to undertake an extensive review of the literature and write a final report, or conduct a review of the literature and a research project or develop a business case. The topic or investigative project will be presented in a written paper form and in a final seminar presentation.
|Unit name||Directed Study in Exercise|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
|Available as student elective?||No|
|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|
* 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 2019.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,402.00||069999|
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.
2-hr Lecture (weeks 1, 2, 7, 13); Independent work with regular consultation with supervisor; Attendance at 3-hr oral presentation session in final week.
Literature Review (1800 words) (25%); Oral presentation (15%); Final Project Report (3000-5000 words) (50%); Journal Submission (10%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.
Booktopia textbook links
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