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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 3053

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
158741

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

To learn how to conceptualise and write a research or industry project plan that considers the integration of the sub-disciplines of exercise and sport science.

Course content

Writing coherent, investigable questions for either research or project; Ethical considerations of research or project work; Presentation skills; Peer review and feedback skills; Project and research designs; Research finding interpretation; Study scope and limitations; Evaluation of research/project designs; Using data bases; Endnote citation software; Academic writing; Sub-disciplines of exercise and sports science; Project resourcing.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 3014 Health, Exercise and Sport Psychology
HLTH 2025 Biomechanics of Human Movement
HLTH 2026 Motor Control and Learning
HLTH 1003 Biomechanics 100
HLTH 2006 Exercise Physiology 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 2 weeks
Workshop 4 hours x 11 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Plan 1200 words 30% -
Presentation - 20% -
Report 2500 words 50% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Health Sciences

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