KINE 4317. EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION FOR SPECIAL POPULATIONS. 3 Hours.
This course will discuss the pathophysiology of prevalent cardiovascular, metabolic and pulmonary diseases. Methods of exercise prescription and issues of concern will also be presented for these populations, as well as, low back pain, pregnancy, osteoporosis, cancer, children, older adults, fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis and cardiac disease. Prerequisite: MATH 1302, KINE 3300, KINE 3315 and KINE 3325.