Change the name of the course to Physical Activity Epidemiology to better reflect the epidemiological perspective from which the course is taught. Change prerequisites from none to HSC-3500 Epidemiology which will provide a foundation for students to understand study design. Change the course description to align with the course objectives.
New Course Description:
This course will globally examine the current state of physical activity and public health with a particular focus on chronic diseases. This course will review the positive impact regular physical activity and exercise purveys on overall health as well as its impact on various common, chronic conditions e.g. diabetes, heart disease. This course will be taught from an epidemiological perspective incorporating the use of the scientific literature with the objective of augmenting student knowledge in epidemiology and study design.