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SPS2201 Physiology of Exercise 1 (Cardiorespiratory)
Credit Points: 15
EBH1102 Human Physiology
This unit specifically studies the physiological function of the respiratory and cardiovascular system. Both structure and function are covered with specific emphasis on how the cardiorespiratory system adjusts to meet the demands of aerobic exercise, both at sea level and at altitude. Cardiovascular and respiratory disease, associated risk factors and exercise rehabilitation are also examined.

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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)
Y56Bachelor of Science (Sports Science and Football)
SMSPSCSports Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
MISSCISports Science Minor
MASPSCSports Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
SMSSCSports Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
MASPSISports Science Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013