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ENS 1116 Introduction to Exercise Science & Health Promotion

Historical, theoretical, ethical and philosophical foundations of exercise science and health promotion, including an emphasis on role, responsibilities, work settings and future direction of the profession.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Exercise Science
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: DEV 0035 


  • Explain the various roles exercise science and health promotion plays in a culture, including its economic, political, ethical and social impact.
  • Describe the numerous careers and opportunities within the exercise science and health promotion profession.
  • Identify best practices in exercise science and health promotion.
  • Identify and interpret the health of a person using the wellness-illness continuum using core coaching competencies.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3