2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    Nov 28, 2023  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

EXSC 1500 - Exploring Exercise Science

Goals: This class is for first and second year students to introduce them to the field of exercise science. They will learn scientific practices, how to review and understand research in the field, foundational concepts to exercise science, and practice skills in preparation for internships and graduate school.

Content: Students will be asked to read and discuss both qualitative and quantitative research that helps to shape the field of exercise science, including health behavior practices, exercise testing, training for various populations, the health/wellness industry, and more. Students will learn about the various fields and careers students can pursue with an exercise degree, as well as the wide variety of practice settings available along the continuum of healthcare.

Credits: 4