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PESS 349. Human Physiology

Credits: 3
Department: Physical Education and Sport Science
Description: Study of the basic systems of the human body and the mechanisms influencing them.
Prerequisites: PESS 248 or PESS 249
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Classify the physiological components of human movement via the energy systems.
2. Explain the maintenance of the body including the cardiovascular, respiratory, metabolic, digestive, muscular, neurological, thermoregulatory, reproductive and acid/base systems.
3. Explain practical application of lecture and discussion materials while using laboratory instruments.
4. Organize, measure and analyze various laboratory tests when completed as solo data collector as well as in small groups.

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