Exercise Science Health and Wellness Promotion

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Exercise Science Health and Wellness Promotion (AS.HWP)

Graduates of this program should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the interrelationship among exercise science, health promotion, and wellness
  2. Recognize the impact of unhealthy behavior on individual health and wellness
  3. Exhibit oral and written communication skills necessary to interact with other health care professionals and consumers
  4. Communicate the fundamentals of nutrition and its effects on physical performance and health
General Education Courses Credits
  Written Communications  6
  Mathematics (MTH 107 or MTH 112 or MTH 130) 4
  Natural Science (BIO 103/104 and CHE 107/108 or CHE 115/116) 8
  Social Science (PSY 101, SOC 101) 6
  Arts and Humanities 3
  History 3
  Diversity 3
  TOTAL 32
Program Courses  
Select four credits from:    
BIO 110/111 or BIO 208/209 Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology/Lab or Human Anatomy & Physiology/Lab 4
Select four credits from:    
BIO 114/115 or BIO 212/213 Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab or Human Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab 4
HWP 101 Introduction to Health Promotion and Wellness 3
HWP 110 Introduction to Exercise Science 3
NUR 220 Nutrition in Nursing and Health Care 3
SPE 102 Public Speaking 3
  TOTAL 20
Electives
  CIS 161, HUS 207, PSY 203, PSY 257 recommended 7
  TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS 61