Exercise Physiology

PHYSCI X 450

Designed for fitness instructors, this course provides an in-depth practical exposure to the interaction of various systems within the human body during exercise.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $805.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Application of the art of exercise prescription to obtain desired outcomes
  • Recognize principles of exercise training and determining fitness levels
  • Comprehend theories of obesity, weight control, exercise, age, and disease

About this course:

This course provides fitness instructors with an in-depth exposure to the interaction of the cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, nervous, and musculoskeletal systems during exercise. Instruction emphasizes practical application of the physiologic concepts in determining fitness levels, prescribing exercise, and monitoring people for signs of overexertion and underlying disease. Topics include energy metabolism; the circulatory, respiratory, neuromuscular, and endocrine systems; environmental considerations; principles of exercise training; and theories of obesity and weight control; and exercise, age, and disease.
Prerequisites
Basic course in human biology or anatomy and physiology.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Wait List
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This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Perry L Powell
372082
Fee:
$805.00
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Notes

Required course in Fitness Instruction Certificate.

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2020.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Essentials of Exercise Physiology by William D. McArdle BS M.Ed PhD

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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