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Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

Charles Sturt University

Albury-Wodonga, Thurgoona, Australia
  • QS World University Rankings
    801-1000
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode Online
  • Duration 18 months
The Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology develops the knowledge, skills and core competencies required to work as a professional exercise physiologist.Students will learn to determine clients' medical and physical activity histories, perform pre-exercise screenings, use motivational interviewing to determine readiness for exercise, and perform health and exercise capacity assessments. They will also be prepared to design and deliver evidence-based exercise prescriptions, apply psychological strategies to promote lifestyle modification and behaviour change, and provide client education to prevent or manage cardiopulmonary, metabolic, musculoskeletal and neurological conditions, as well as cancer and depression. You'll learn to determine clients' medical and physical activity histories, perform pre-exercise screenings, use motivational interviewing to determine readiness for exercise, and perform health and exercise capacity assessments. You'll also be prepared to design and deliver evidence-based exercise prescriptions, apply psychological strategies to promote lifestyle modification and behaviour change, and provide client education to prevent or manage cardiopulmonary, metabolic, musculoskeletal and neurological conditions, as well as cancer and depression.