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On successful completion of this module students should be able to: 1. Understand the key components required to optimise human aerobic and anaerobic performance.2. Understand the physiological adaptations to specific aerobic and anaerobic training protocols.3. Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the main physiological testing procedures adopted to measure human endurance and anaerobic capacity. 4. Critically analyse the current scientific literature pertaining to the optimization and enhancement of human aerobic and anaerobic performance. 5. Plan the most appropriate physiological support strategy for a specific performance in the context of different sports and physical activities.
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|Autonomous Student Learning||
PERS10060 (Introduction to Exercise Science)
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|Assignment: Students will be required to submit a 1000 word assignment on a topic related to the subject matter presented in the lectures.||Week 10||n/a||Graded||No||
|Multiple Choice Questionnaire: Multiple Choice Questionnaire Examination: This will be an Online 1 hour examination.||Week 12||n/a||Alternative linear conversion grade scale 40%||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
Feedback on examination performance will be provided upon the request of the student. In this instance the module coordinator will arrange to meet with the student to discuss the examination performance.
|Professor Eamonn Delahunt||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|