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NTRN 362/462: Exercise Physiology and Macronutrient Metabolism

The purpose of this course is to provide students with the knowledge of theoretical and applied concepts of exercise physiology. Students will gain an understanding of the acute and chronic physiological responses and adaptations of the cardiovascular, metabolic, hormonal, and neuromuscular systems in response to exercise.  Additional topics include factors effecting performance, assessing cardiorespiratory and muscular fitness, designing exercise programs for health and wellness, special populations, and athletes, environmental considerations and nutrition’s role in sport and exercise performance.

Offered as NTRN 362 and NTRN 462.

Dates: June 5-July 31, 2017

Session: 8 Week Session

Time: MTWTh 4:00-5:15p

Instructor: Lynn Kam

Credits: 3 credits

Department: Nutrition

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