EXSC218 - Internship Preparation for Coaching and Prescription
Prerequisites EXSC119 From Health to High Performance Sport and EXSC187 Growth, Motor Development and Ageing and EXSC199 Psychology of Sport and BIOL125 Human Biology 1
Teaching Organisation 150 hours of focused learning.
Professional practice experience is an integral aspect of the transition from learner to practitioner, providing opportunities for the application of knowledge, understanding and skills in a work context. The aim of the unit is to prepare students for internship opportunities, career planning and employability by addressing the scope of practice of an exercise professional. As part of this unit, the principles of Catholic Social Teaching and the University’s Mission are addressed in the context of student’s future internship experiences. The learnings in this unit are consistent with the professional standards for Exercise Scientist and Strength and Conditioning accreditation.