Exercise Science (B.S.) Pre-Occupational Therapy Track

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Graduates will be able to assess the basic components of fitness, with an understanding of the health and physiological significance of each measurement.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate the ability to analyze a bio-mechanical skill and communicate their findings with an emphasis placed upon performance and injury prevention.
  • Graduates will demonstrate professionalism in an authentic situation and will perform as an entry level professional in the field.
  • Graduates will be able demonstrate the ability to carry about research by designing a research study, collecting data, analyzing data with the proper statistical analysis and also by writing a research style paper.
  • Graduates will show acceptable levels of fitness for professionals in the fields of health and wellness.
  • Graduates will be able to review a specific disease pathology, evaluate specific limitations to exercise and create an effective exercise protocol for that population.

Recommended

Required

All courses must be completed with a C- or better to be counted toward completion of the major.

Biology14
Medical Terminology
Anatomy/Physiology I
Anatomy/Physiology I: Lab
Anatomy/Physiology II
Anatomy/Physiology II: Lab
Human Physiology
Exercise Science 30-31
Foundations of Ex Sci & Sport
First Aid
Org/Admin of Ex Sci & Sport
Care/Prev of Athletic Injuries
Physiology of Exercise
Biomechanics
Tests & Meas in Ex Sci & Sport
Exercise Testing and Prescript
Concepts in Exercise Science
Internship
Introduction to Research
Introduction to Research
Chemistry8
T1:Gen Org/Biochem I
Gen Org/Biochem I/Lab
Gen Org/Biochem II
Gen Org/Biochem II: Lab
Other Requirements28
Nutrition
T1:Principles of Psychology
DV:T1:Human Devel Across Lifes
DV:Abnormal Psychology
Elementary Functions I
Elementary Functions II
Statistics
Principles of Physics I
Principles of Physics I: Lab
T1:Principles of Sociology
Electives (choose 2 from the following)6
Sports in American Society
H1:DV:Personal/Com Health
Adv Athletic Injury Management
Sports Psychology
H3:Bioethics
Physiological Psychology
DV:H1:Medical Sociology
Total Hours86-87