Injury Prevention and Management in Human Movement (EXSCI3173)

This course is designed to enable students to examine activity related injury in Australia and globally and to identify injury settings and mechanisms. Students will analyse the risk behaviours of individuals and also consider the various factors impacting on injury prevention strategies. In addition, the course will focus on the theoretical bases of hazard identification and risk management and control, including safety audits and strategies for injury prevention in a variety of settings. Students will also explore various preventative, first aid and therapeutic modalities involved in sporting injury.

Credit points 15
EFTSL 0.125
Contribution band 2
For students entolled in Commonwealth Supported Place CSP), each course falls into one of three bands. The band determines the student contributuon amount (SCA) which is charged for each course. The maximum student contribution amounts are based on a standard, full-time enrolment (120 credit points per year) with courses in the same band.