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  Dec 18, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Exercise Science, BS


For more information about the Exercise Science and Sport department, visit its website.


 

Exercise Science Curriculum


  Department and Number - Descriptive Title of Course Fall Cr. Spr. Cr.

First Year

   
COGNATE BIOL 110-111 - (E) Structure and Function of the Human Body  4 4
GE NSCI CHEM 112-113 - (E) General and Analytical Chemistry /CHEM 112L-113L  4.5 4.5
GE WRTG-SPCH WRTG 107 - Composition  - COMM 100 - Public Speaking  3 3
GE FSEM First Year Seminars 1    
GE C/IL C/IL 102 - Computing and Information Literacy    3
MAJOR EXSC 210 - Sport and Exercise Physiology    3
GE QUAN MATH 103 - (Q) Pre-Calculus Mathematics  or MATH 114 - (Q) Calculus I  4  
    15.5 17.5

Second Year

   
COGNATE BIOL 245 - (W: lab only) General Physiology (S)    4.5
MAJOR EXSC 212 - Nutrition in Exercise and Sport  * 3  
MAJOR EXSC 229 - Applied Anatomy and Kinesiology  3  
MAJOR EXSC 313 - Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise    3
GE PHIL PHIL 120 - Introduction to Philosophy  3  
COGNATE PHYS 120/120L - (E) General Physics I PHYS 121/121L - (E) General Physics II  4 4
MAJOR CHED 230 - (D,S) Health Promotion/Disease Prevention and Health Disparities  1 3
MAJOR PHED 112 First Aid/CPR/AED     
GE S/BH PSYC 110 - (S) Fundamentals of Psychology    3
    14 17.5

Third Year

   
MAJOR EXSC 240 - Prevention and Care of Sports Injuries  3  
MAJOR EXSC 375 - Exercise Testing/Programming for Health and Performance  3  
MAJOR EXSC 442 - Clinical Exercise Physiology *   3
COGNATE EDUC 120 - (Q,W) Applied Statistics , PSYC 210 - (Q) Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences  or MATH 204 - (Q) Special Topics of Statistics  3  
GE T/RE T/RS 121 - (P) Theology I: Introduction to the Bible  - T/RS 122 - (P) Theology II: Introduction to Christian Theology  3 3
GE PHIL PHIL 210 - Ethics    3
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT - Humanities Elective 3  
GE HUMN (D) HUMN ELECT (D) - Humanities Elective (Cultural Diversity)   3
GE ELECT FREE ELECTIVE - Free Elective 3 3
    18 15

Fourth Year

   
MAJOR PSYC 238 - Exercise and Sport Psychology  3  
MAJOR EXSC 350 - Nutrition through the Life Cycle  or EXSC 360 - Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning  or EXSC 412 - (W) Current Topics in Exercise Science and Sports Medicine  or CHED 413 - (W) Worksite Health Promotion    3
MAJOR EXSC 435 - (D) Exercise, Nutrition and Women’s Health * 3  
MAJOR EXSC 440 - Advanced Physiology of Sport and Exercise  3  
MAJOR EXSC 448 - Research Methods in Exercise Science    3
GE S/BH S/BH ELECT - Social/Behavioral Elective   3
GE PHIL-T/RS ELECT - Philosophy or T/RS Elective 3 3
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT - Humanities Elective   3
GE ELECT FREE ELECT - Free Elective 3  
    15 15
 

Total: 127.5 Credits

* Includes service-learning component

1The selection of a First Year Seminar is likely to fulfill requirements both for the First Year Seminar and a General Education Requirement.  Thus, the First Year Seminar will not add to the total credits for the semester.  Talk with your advisor if you have any questions.