EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION FOR SPECIAL POPULATIONS

 

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Course Number : 1440

Course Title:  EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION FOR SPECIAL POPULATIONS

Course Description:

This course evaluates the impact of physical activity and exercise on youth, older adults, and individuals with various health conditions and controlled diseases. Changes that occur during growth, development, maturation and the aging process in relation to physical activity/ exercise are examined. Pathophysiology, disease management, medications, exercise testing, and acute responses and chronic adaptations of physical activity/exercise programs for individuals with various health conditions and controlled diseases are identified.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  HPRED 1306

Course Level: upper level