University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Fall 2017

Subject: Exercise & Movement Science

EXMS 095 - Special Topics

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EXMS 192 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

EXMS 242 - Exercise and Sport Psychology

Emphasis on personality and behavioral dynamics of sport, psychological changes associated with exercise, assessment, performance enhancement, motivation, anxiety, group processes, and exercise adoption and maintenance. Prerequisite: PSYS 001.

EXMS 244 - Nutrition for Health & Fitness

This course will explore how nutrition can influence overall health, disease, fitness and performance. Prerequisite: NFS 043.

EXMS 245 - Evaluation & Prescription

This course will deliver in-depth applied and clinical functional measurement and evaluation techniques with subsequent exercise prescription for a variety of populations and conditions. Pre/co-requisites: RMS 250, EXMS 254; Senior standing in Exercise & Movement Science.

EXMS 260 - Adapted Physical Activity

Examines current issues surrounding physical activity programming for individuals with disabilities. Emphasizes instructional strategies and modifications for effectively including individuals with diverse abilities into physical activity. Prerequisites: Junior standing in Exercise & Movement Science or Physical Education.

EXMS 263 - Exercise in Chronic Conditions

Advanced course in exercise prescription for a variety of unique populations. Recommended modifications and techniques that support fitness testing and and programming for individuals with specific exercise needs will be reviewed. Prerequisites: RMS 250, EXMS 260; minimum Senior standing in Exercise & Movement Science.

EXMS 272 - Senior Capstone Experience

Supervised capstone experience in EXMS. This may include but is not limited to: independent research, teaching assistantships, service learning, and/or clinical internships in the field. Prerequisites: Senior standing in Exercise & Movement Science.

EXMS 292 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

EXMS 295 - Advanced Special Topics

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