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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.


EXSC 4131. Exercise Physiology (3-0-3) Prerequisite: BIOL 2221 and 2222 or BIOL 1216 with a grade of "C" or better. A study of the acute responses and chronic adaptions to exercise. Emphasis given to bioenergetics, cardiorespiratory function, thermoregulation, and conditioning.


EXSC 4232. Exercise Testing and Prescription (2-2-3) Prerequisite: EXSC 4131 with a minimum grade of C. Materials and methods for risk assessment, fitness evaluation and exercise prescription. ACSM certification guidelines emphasized.