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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 350
Title Exercise Testing and Prescription
Credits 4.0
Prerequisites SMS352
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 2851 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 WF 1:40pm - 2:55pm OK-213 Anthony D'Amico
L21 2852 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 W 2:55pm - 4:20pm OK-302 Anthony D'Amico
L22 2853 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 F 2:55pm - 4:30pm OK-302 Anthony D'Amico

Description

This course covers concepts involved in exercise testing and prescription (for the healthy adult), as outlined by the American College of Sports Medicine. Students are required to administer a battery of fitness tests to assess each component of health-related physical fitness and prescribe a program of exercise based upon specific goals. The laboratory experience and assignments are designed to provide hands-on experience for students and application of the lecture components.