Human Movement Studies

Human Movement Science

For the GCSc, a student is required to obtain #8 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study – Human Movement Science, Part A.

For the GDipSc, a student is required to obtain #16 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study – Human Movement Science from Part A or Part B or any other courses as approved by the Head of School of Human Movement Studies.

The Human Movement Science Field of Study is not available in the MSc.

Part A

Course Code Units Course Title
PHYL6733 2 Advanced Exercise Physiology
HMST6846 2 Research Skills
HMST6936 2 Human Movement Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives
HMST6965 2 Directed Study A
BIOL7386 2 Anatomy and Biomechanics
NEUR7733 2 Neuromechanics
HMST7903 2 Directed Study B
HPRM6001 2 Promoting Physical Activity & Health
NUTR6001 2 Nutrition & Exercise
PSYC6000 2 Advanced Sport and Exercise Psychology
SPCG7020 2 Developing the Elite Athlete

Part B

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST6945 8 Research Thesis
HMST6955 8 Research Thesis

 

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Sciences

Part A

 

Year 1 Semester 1

 

Course Code Units Course Title
BIOL1040 2 Cells to Organisms
BIOL1900 2 Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement
HPRM1000 2 Physical Activity & Health
PSYC1030 2 Introduction to Psychology: Developmental, Social & Clinical Psychology

Year 1 Semester 2

 

Course Code Units Course Title
ANAT1005 2 Anatomical Basis of Human Movement
HMST1002 2 Communication, Learning and Human Movement Studies
HMST1910 2 Sociocultural Foundations of Human Movement
PHYL1007 2 Physiology for Human Movement Studies

 

Part B (Undeclared)

 

Year 2 Semester 1

 

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST2190 2 Sport & Physical Activity in Society: Historical to Contemporary Perspectives
BIOL2630 2 Biomechanics
PHYL2730 2 Exercise Physiology
PSYC2000 2 Psychology of Sport and Exercise

Year 2 Semester 2

 

Course Code Units Course Title
ANAT2029 2 Introductory Human Musculoskeletal Anatomy
NEUR2530 2 Motor Control & Learning
EXMD2362 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming
EXMD2382 2 Exercise Science Technical Skills

Year 3 Semester 1

 

Course Code Units Course Title
SPMD3052 2 Sports Medicine of Physical Activity
EXMD3372 2 Exercise Science Professional Skills
PHYL3732 2 Advanced Exercise Physiology
HPRM3000 2 Health Promotion: Perspectives & Practice

Year 3 Semester 2

 

Course Code Units Course Title
NEUR3733 2 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement
EXMD3070 2 Adapted Physical Activity

and #4 electives.

Year 4 Semester 1

 

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST4314 8 Major Practicum (Exercise and Sports Science)

Year 4 Semester 2

#8 electives

 

Part B (Clinical Exercise Physiology)

 

Year 2 Semester 1

 

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST2190 2 Sport & Physical Activity in Society: Historical to Contemporary Perspectives
BIOL2630 2 Biomechanics
PHYL2730 2 Exercise Physiology
PSYC2000 2 Psychology of Sport and Exercise

Year 2 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
ANAT2029 2 Introductory Human Musculoskeletal Anatomy
EXMD2362 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming
EXMD2382 2 Exercise Science Technical Skills
NEUR2530 2 Motor Control & Learning

Year 3 Semester 1

Course Code Units Course Title
SPMD3052 2 Sports Medicine of Physical Activity
EXMD3372 2 Exercise Science Professional Skills
PHYL3732 2 Advanced Exercise Physiology
HPRM3000 2 Health Promotion: Perspectives & Practice

Year 3 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD3070 2 Adapted Physical Activity
HMST3001 2 Clinical Exercise Physiology Practicum (Healthy Populations)
NEUR3733 2 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement

and #2 electives

Year 4 Semester 1

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD4740 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Musculoskeletal Conditions
EXMD4741 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Ageing, Metabolic Disease & Cancer
EXMD4742 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Cardiorespiratory Disease

and #2 electives.

Year 4 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD4700 8 Clinical Exercise Physiology Practicum (Clinical Populations)

 

Part H (Undeclared) Honours

 

Year 3 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD3070 2 Adapted Physical Activity
HMST3846 2 Research Skills
NEUR3733 2 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement

and #2 electives.

Year 4 Semester 1

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST4314 8 Major Practicum (Exercise and Sports Science)

Year 4 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
HMST3925 2 Individual Research Project B

and #6 electives

 

Part H (Clinical Exercise Phys.) Honours

 

Year 3 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD3070 2 Adapted Physical Activity
HMST3001 2 Clinical Exercise Physiology Practicum (Healthy Populations)
HMST3846 2 Research Skills
NEUR3733 2 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement

Year 4 Semester 1

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD4740 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Musculoskeletal Conditions
EXMD4741 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Ageing, Metabolic Disease & Cancer
EXMD4742 2 Exercise Prescription & Programming for Cardiorespiratory Disease
HMST3925 2 Individual Research Project B

Year 4 Semester 2

Course Code Units Course Title
EXMD4700 8 Clinical Exercise Physiology Practicum (Clinical Populations)

Electives

For Years 3 and 4 Credit for elective courses can be gained from any level 3 course in the Bachelor of Science list not otherwise counted or from the list below –

Course Code Units Course Title
HIST3002 2 History of Sport & Physical Activity in Australian Society
HIST3003 2 The Olympic Movement & Society
SPMD3052 2 Sports Medicine of Physical Activity
HMST3103 2 Management & Marketing of Sport & Physical Activity
OHSS3617 2 Ergonomics in Occupational Health & Safety
NEUR3733 2 Neuromechanical Basis of Human Movement
HPRM3001 2 Promoting Physical Activity & Health
NUTR3000 2 Nutrition & Exercise
PSYC3000 2 Advanced Sport and Exercise Psychology
SPCG3343 2 Developing the Elite Athlete

or any course as approved by the Head of School.