University of Technology Sydney

92536 Research Methods for Sport and Exercise

6cp; 1.5hpw (online modules and interactive activities), 1hpw (pre-learning activities), 1.5hpw (laboratory), 5hpw (independent study).
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject introduces a variety of research design and statistics procedures that specifically relate to the sport and exercise industry. Research methods include both quantitative and qualitative procedures with particular emphasis on how an exercise scientist can recognise and apply evidence based practice. Students are required to access and appraise peer-reviewed scientific literature, and utilise software packages to enter, interpret and report data.

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Autumn session, Moore Park precinct

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