Exercise is Medicine is a Capstone unit within the HBES and HBBM degree. Students will build upon their broad and coherent knowledge of the pathophysiology of chronic diseases and apply their learning in the formulation and management of evidence-based, safe, targeted and innovative exercise intervention programs. These non-pharmacological intervention strategies will be designed to managing aging and falls, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity, improve mental health and cognitive function and promote active and healthy living.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
There are no required text books for this unit. Resources will provided in VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):