HSCF Health Sci Fitness Mgmt

HSCF   2015   Introduction to Human Performance & Fitness Management

1 Credit Hour.   1 Lecture Hour.   0 Lab Hours.

Course provides basic overview of human performance and exercise science professions, including professional opportunities, activities, organizations, certifications, current issues, and legal concerns.

HSCF   3005   Applied Musculoskeletal Anatomy and Kinesiology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Anatomical and kinesiological principles of the musculoskeletal system as related to human movement.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in BIOL   2081.

HSCF   3200   Exercise Physiology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Acute and chronic physiological and biochemical responses of the human body to exercise.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in BIOL   2082.

HSCF   3205   Advanced Exercise Physiology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continuation of HSCF   3200. Further exploration into the acute and chronic physiological and biochemical responses of the human body to exercise. This course will also cover the integration of physiological system and their response and adaption to exercise.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in HSCF   3200.

HSCF   3500   Applied Kinesiology and Biomechanics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concepts of anatomical and mechanical principles related to exercise and physical activity. Students will be introduced to qualitative and quantitative mechanical analysis of human movement.

HSCF   3710   Worksite Wellness and Safety

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to the multiple skills needed to design, implement and evaluate health promotion and wellness programs in various settings.

HSCF   4010   Evaluation and Prescription in Exercise & Sport

4 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   1 Lab Hour.

Measurement of human performance and laboratory techniques in physical activity and sport.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in HSCF   3005 and HSCF   3200.

HSCF   4020   Health and Fitness Entrepreneurship

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Strategies to research, organize, propose and develop business plans in worksite, hospital-based and privately-owned fitness centers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in ACCT   2101.

HSCF   4030   Health/Fitness Management

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Art and science managing health, wellness, and fitness centers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in ACCT   2101.

HSCF   4040   Personal Fitness Training

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The development of exercise training programs to meet needs of various populations. At the conclusion of the course, students will be prepared to take a nationally accredited personal trainer's certification exam.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in HSCF   3005 and HSCF   3200.