EXSC 3135. Kinesiology (3-0-3) Prerequisite: BIOL 2221 or BIOL 1216. Analysis of movement from an anatomical and biomechanical perspective. Major emphasis on anatomical kinesiology - origins, insertions, nomenclature, actions of skeletal muscle. Biomechanical analysis of movement and sport skills. (Course Fee Required)
EXSC 4131. Basic Exercise Physiology (3-0-3) Prerequisite: BIOL 2221 or BIOL 1216 with a grade of "C" or better. Physiological responses to muscular activity are studied with emphasis given to bioenergetics, cardiorespiratory function, thermoregulation and conditioning. (Course Fee Required)
EXSC 4137. Nutritional Bases of Human Performance (3-0-3) Prerequisite: EXSC 3105 with a grade of "C" or better. An examination of digestive/absorptive processes, energy and nutrient requirements for health and performance, dietary fads among athletes, the relationship of sport and exercise to eating disorders, and related topics.
EXSC 5135. Program Design in Exercise Science (3-0-3) Planning, implementing and evaluating programs in exercise science.