Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Exercise Specialist Internship (2-5 cr)
K660 | 6535 | Wallace


CLASS MEETING: 40 contact hours per week; 2 group meeting hours per month.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
The supervised application of exercise testing, exercise prescription,
exercise
leadership and/or program administration in the professional setting of
corporate
fitness, preventative medicine, sports medicine, and/or hospital based
rehabilitation.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:
Cognitive - to apply previous knowledge of exercise testing, exercise
prescription,
exercise leadership and program administration to a specific internship
site.

Psychomotor - to administer exercise testing, patient education, and
exercise
leadership to a specific internship site.  To prescribe exercise in a
specific
internship site.  To assist the administration of a specific internship
site.

Affective - to develop a personal philosophy of the application of clinical
exercise physiology.  To appreciation human interaction in the attainment of
personal health fitness.

General for all settings:
1) Exercise testing; 2) Laboratory data interpretation; 3) Exercise
prescription; 4) Exercise leadership; and/or 5) Program administration.

EVALUATION PROCEDURES: 1) Presentation; 2) Internship site supervisor
evaluation; 3)  University supervisor evaluation.