Addresses the role of physical activity/exercise in developing and sustaining optimal health. Students access current literature on physical activity epidemiology, physiological adaptations and outcomes related to physical activity, and methods for measuring physical activity and health-related fitness. Students examine and practice health-fitness assessments, analysis of assessment information, and application of exercise guidelines for prescription and programming. Springs beginning 2015. Prerequisite(s): Health and Human Performance majors.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.