HHP 195 Introduction to HEXS
This course serves as an introduction to the health and exercise science major, providing students with an overview of the historic development of modern exercise science, an introduction to scientific literature, and an exploration of career opportunities within the field. Foundational elements within major sub-fields will be introduced, including research methodologies, prominent subthemes, and educational preparation for advanced study and learning with the field of exercise science. (1/2) 1/2 Unit
|A||Dr. Matthew P. Rearick||Th 1:10PM-2:40PM|
HHP 201 Motor Control and Learning
This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive introduction to motor control, development and learning. Considerations for study will include rudimentary neurophysiology (from cells to systems), movement theories, as well as fundamental components of motor control and skill including learning, memory, attention, feedback and practice. Adaptation of human motion to various stimuli and motion analysis will be explored. A strong emphasis will be placed on students understanding the experimental findings and the theoretical frameworks that support the application of movement science within a variety of professional settings. (1) 1 Unit
- HHP-195 or HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
|A||Dr. Matthew P. Rearick||M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM|