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GRAD > EHS > 610

Exercise and Aging

This course addresses current theories of biological aging, the physiological alterations associated with age and chronic disease, and benefits of physical activity and chronic exercise in the aging process. Students will learn how to screen and assess health status and fitness levels and develop exercise recommendations for older adults, understand the basic pathophysiology of common age-related diseases/conditions, and develop appropriate exercise tests and programs for older adults with these diseases/conditions. Course requirements will differ for undergraduate and graduate students and will be outlined in the course syllabus.

Offered in:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 4796 MWF 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM You,Tongjian M01-0208 More Info