KINE 4337. STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING IN GENERAL POPULATIONS: HEALTH AND DISEASE. 3 Hours.
This course covers the physiology and biomechanics of strength training and conditioning as it applies to the general populations across the spectrum of health and disease. This includes: testing, evaluation, resistance training techniques and training program design for individuals with orthopedic injuries and rehabilitation concerns, metabolic conditions (e.g., diabetes), youth, elderly, and pregnant or post-prenatal women. This course is designed to prepare students to take the NSCA-CPT, and apply the skills needed to be a leader within the personal training and physical therapy career paths. Prerequisite: KINE 3300, KINE 3315, and KINE 3325.