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SPS3120 Psycho-social Aspects in Physical Activity and Chronic Disease
Credit Points: 15
This unit provides the opportunity for students to develop a fundamental understanding of the psychological and social aspects of physical activity and chronic disease. The knowledge gained will assist students in enhancing the promotion and maintenance of physical activity and psychological and social well-being within a variety of settings (such as rehabilitation and clinical setting) and various populations (such as individual, group, community).

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
M89Bachelor of Science (Exercise and Sports Science)
M90Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science and Rehabilitation)
MABUSSESSA Exercise and Sports Science Professional Accreditation Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013