Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

EXS-280 Exercise Physiology (4)

Defines exercise through the study of neuromuscular physiology, metabolism, exercise endocrinology, cardiometabolic response, environmental adaptation and optimized physical performance. Examines physiological response to various modes of exercise through laboratory activities and culminates with an original research project. Intended for students pursuing health-related careers, health pre-professional programs or those who have an interest in the effects of exercise on the human body. Credits: 4, Hours: (3/2/0/0), Prereq: BIO-173 or both BIO-177 & BIO-180; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A