EXSC309 - Internship in Coaching and Prescriptions

20 cp
Prerequisites ANAT100 Anatomical Foundations of Exercise Science and EXSC118 Nutrition and Exercise and EXSC120 Mechanical Bases of Exercise and EXSC198 Physiological Bases of Exercise and EXSC204 Exercise Testing, Prescription and Delivery and EXSC216 Resistance Training: Science and Application and EXSC218 Internship Preparation for Coaching and Prescription
Teaching Organisation 150 hours of focused learning.

Professional practice is an integral aspect of the transition from learner to practitioner. It provides students with the opportunity to apply their knowledge, understanding and skills in a work context and gain the necessary experience under the supervision of qualified professionals. The aim of the unit is to provide students with an authentic learning experience in which they can integrate evidence-based learnings in applied settings. This unit allows students to reflect upon their professional practice through the integration of the principles of Catholic Social Teaching and the University’s Mission. This professional practice is consistent with the professional standards for Exercise Scientist and Strength and Conditioning accreditation.