Exercise Science for Health (ESH1001S/REHT1001)

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Service Taught Unit

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Credit: 25

This unit builds on an understanding of the fundamentals of physiology and develops students' knowledge of physical activity and exercise and their relationship to individuals and populations health. The knowledge and skills gained through this unit will enable students to assess an individual’s physical fitness safely, analyse and interpret results and provide basic exercise prescription based on current physical activity guidelines and practices and explain the rationale.

Delivery Mode

Semester 1, 2022 Semester 2, 2022
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Face-to-face (on campus)

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Tuition Patterns

The tuition pattern provides details of the types of classes and their duration. This is to be used as a guide only. Precise information is included in the unit outline.  

Type Duration
Lecture 2 hours weekly
Practical 2 hours weekly


What are prerequisites?

Prerequisites are courses or units that must be completed or admitted into before enrolling in this unit.

Code Title
S2EX Admission into Diploma of Exercise Science

AND successful completion of one of the following

HSF1000 Human Structure and Function
HPE1000S Human Physiology for Exercise Science