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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Exercise Science

EXSCI 360 Physiology of Exercise (1)

This class examines the physiological systems of the human body as they are affected by different mode, intensity, and duration of exercise. Emphasis is placed on the interrelationship between the skeletal, muscular, nervous, respiratory, circulatory, endocrine, and digestive systems. The required laboratory will focus on measuring and analyzing various anthropometric, physiological and metabolic functions and performance parameters, using the data to predict and describe work capacity and training protocols.

Prerequisite: BIOL 260

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Lockard, Stavrianeas