Course Description for Medical Exercise Physiology
Medical Exercise Physiology
Prerequisite: APK 6116C
Description: This course involves the study of how exercise and physical activity are utilized in medical and rehabilitative environments for the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases. The mechanisms of medications typically prescribed for a plethora of chronic diseases will be addressed as well as their exercise interactions. The knowledge and skills (KSâ€™s) that help prepare students for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certification as a Clinical Exercise Physiologist will be covered.
Course Fees: $30