Jul 07, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

EXSC 4600 Exercise Programs For Older Adults


Prepares students to plan and conduct basic physical activity and exercise programs for the elderly. Although the emphasis is on exercise routines and fitness programs, students also learn to lead older adults in rhythmic and dance activities and recreational games. A three-week training period is followed by a twelve-week practical experience at a senior citizen site (nutrition site, day care center or some other senior citizen center). Weekly seminars are held in conjunction with the practical experiences. Prerequisite(s): KNES 3500 with a minimum grade of C
Credits: 3.0