Applied Anatomy for Exercise

    Unit set code: SMIAAE | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Breadth Minor
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    Footscray Park
    St Albans


    In this minor students develop knowledge and skills in regional anatomy and its application to exercise and sport science. Students will undertake studies in functional anatomy, training and conditioning and exercise prescription. This minor may provide support for further study in allied health areas such as physiotherapy and osteopathy.

    Unit set structure

    For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points comprising:

    • 48 credit points (4) Specialist Area units.
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    Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

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