HPHP 200 examines sport and exercise (primarily cardiovascular exercise) are assessed from a strong scientific and physiologic perspective. Topics covered include the body’s acquisition and use of energy to fuel daily activities and exercise. Foundational muscular and cardiovascular physiology are evaluated, with an emphasis on how these systems adapt to training and exercise. Laboratory classes apply the principles learned in class to actual physiological experiments.
Prerequisite or Co-requisite: MAGN 101
4 credits (3 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week), fall semester