Exercise Physiology: Understanding the Athlete Within

Exercise Physiology: Understanding the Athlete Within

Course Characteristics

  • guided
  • videos
  • syllabus
  • written materials
  • certification
  • benchmarks

Level               :    Undergraduate

Session Info   :    Past session!

Session Dates:    July 22 to September 2

Exercise Physiology: Understanding the Athlete Within

What you will learn

This course examines the physiological responses to acute and chronic exercise, with a focus on skeletal muscle, energy metabolism, the oxygen transport system and temperature and fluid balance.  The factors that limit exercise performance will be reviewed and the role of genes in determining athletic performance will be considered.  At the end of this course, you should have a better understanding of the athlete within!

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