PEES 4231 Exercise Testing and Prescription

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PED 30.1.
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2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory; 3 credits

Maximal and sub-maximal tests for the evaluation of cardiovascular fitness. Laboratory and field procedures for the measurement of body composition, muscular strength, endurance, and power. Risk assessment and stratification. Interpreting test results and developing exercise prescriptions for healthy adults. Assessing progress.

Prerequisite: Physical Education 3004, 3281 or both 3271 and 3275, 4229. Prerequisite or corequisite: Physical Education 3075 and 3285.


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