Exercise Science (EXSC.S.AAS)

65.0 Credit Hours

The Associate of Applied Science in Exercise Science is offered as a continuation of the Exercise Specialist certificate. This two-year degree gives students the opportunity to study in-depth principles and methods of fitness training and health promotion. Students have the opportunity to enter professional practice or transfer for completion of a baccalaureate degree. Students are required to demonstrate competency by earning a C grade or better in all ENS courses for their degree. Students will need to be in good standings before department approval is given for Practicum.

This degree program contains one or more embedded certificates which will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the embedded certificate(s), please notify Academic Advising at academicadvising@sinclair.edu .

Program Outcomes

  • Analyze the principles of the biological aspects of movement and to be able to administer a wide variety of fitness evaluation assessments for exercise prescription.
  • Organize and develop a variety of fitness and health promotion programming.
  • Apply personal health concepts and be able to explain the significance of physical activity and health promotion and its importance to society.
  • Interpret and apply best practice and work within their scope of practice.

Curriculum

ALH 1101: Introduction to Healthcare Delivery View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
ALH 1132: American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
ALH 1110: Principles of Electrocardiography View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIO 1121: Human Anatomy & Physiology I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIO 1222: Human Anatomy & Physiology II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
COM 2211: Effective Public Speaking View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
DIT 1111: Nutrition for Health & Fitness View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 1116: Introduction to Exercise Science & Health Promotion View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 1118: Lifetime Physical Fitness & Wellness View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 1214: Personal & Community Health Behavior View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2312: Basic Athletic Training View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2316: Motor Development & Motor Learning View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2318: Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2416: Certification Preparatory Course View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2417: Methods of Teaching View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2418: Exercise Prescription for Special Populations View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2419: Health Promotion, Fitness & Sport Programming View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 2471: Exercise, Nutrition & Sports Science Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
HIM 1101: Medical Terminology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MAT 1130: Allied Health Mathematics View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
PED 1203: Strength Training View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
PSY 1100: General Psychology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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