SCL1002 - Exercise Physiology
|1.||Construct appropriate physiology-based testing protocols for different athletes and teams and justify their appropriateness;|
|2.||Collect and analyse results from a range of sport specific tests putting them into the context within the scientific literature;|
|3.||Employ evidence based problem solving in current physiological topics in the current scientific literature and communicate the outcomes; and|
|4.||Explain the theoretical background for athlete testing and training and strategies to enhance performance.|
|Test||A series of short answer tests covering practical and theoretical knowledge||20%|
|Assignment||Written assignment requires the analysis, interpretation and presentation of data regarding athlete testing (Part A: Analysis Part B: Interpretation)||50%|
|Portfolio||Students will create and submit a series of documents, spreadsheets and visualisations to build an athlete management system.||30%|
Physiological tests for elite athletes, 2nd edn,
Tanner, RK & Gore, CJ 2012,
South Australia: Human Kinetics.
Where to next?
As part of a course
This unit is studied as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to apply for the course.
You can choose to study this unit as part of the following courses. Refer to the course page for information on how to structure your course to include this unit.
Study a single unit
This unit can be studied on its own, without enrolling in a full degree. Learn more about single units of study at VU.
VU takes care to ensure the accuracy of this unit information, but reserves the right to change or withdraw courses offered at any time. Please check that unit information is current with the Student Contact Centre.