RBM2560 - Medical Biochemistry
RBM2800 - Cardiorespiratory and Renal Physiology
|1.||Conceptually map physiological adaptations to different exercise modalities in order to inform prevention, treatment and management of chronic diseases;|
|2.||Analyse the benefits of exercise in managing chronic conditions, as well as ageing at a cellular and molecular level;|
|3.||Identify and justify the therapeutic benefits of graded exercise taking into account functional limitations of chronic disease;|
|4.||Formulate appropriate evidence-based exercise prescriptions for a range of chronic conditions in accordance with relevant professional guidelines; and|
|5.||Incorporate behaviour-change principles into physical activity programs to suit a diverse range of individuals and groups.|
|Presentation||Three-part Presentation of Case Study with peer review (2000 words, 10 min) Part 1 submitted at the end of Week 1 (Session 3).||40%|
|Exercise||Exercise prescription for a specific chronic disease with one-page fact sheet (1500 words)||30%|
|Laboratory Work||Group Laboratory work and report on exercise-based measurements and analysis (approx. 1500 words per group member)||30%|
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