University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Spring 2018

Subject: Exercise & Movement Science

EXMS 096 - Special Topics

See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

EXMS 150 - Intro to Exercise Science

This course introduces students to the discipline of exercise science, the responsibilities of the exercise science professional, and varied career paths in the field. Prerequisite: Senior Exercise & Movement Science majors.

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 240 - Motor Skill Learning & Control

Examines theoretical perspectives and current principles associated with the control and learning of movement skills. Practical application of concepts to instructional and clinical settings emphasized. Prerequisites: ANPS 019 and ANPS 020; Junior standing in Exercise & Movement Science or Physical Education.

EXMS 262 - Human Perf & Ergogenic Aids

Evaluates the role and effectiveness of performance enhancing substances in sports: including supplements, diets, banned substances, prescription and social drugs, and others. Prerequisites: ANPS 019, ANPS 020, EXMS 244.

EXMS 264 - Certified Exerc Physiologist

Designed to prepare students for the ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist exam and includes a high level review of exercise physiology, risk stratification, and fitness assessments. Prerequisites: RMS 250, EXMS 245; Senior standing.

EXMS 268 - Exercise Program Design

Students will gain competency prescribing, designing, monitoring, and adapting exercise based on scientific evidence to a wide range of individuals-from healthy to those with co-morbidities. Prerequisites: RMS 250, EXMS 245; Senior standing.

EXMS 270 - Senior Seminar

This senior seminar bridges the foundational curricular experience with professional practice and/or post-graduate education. Professional seminar topics include but are not limited to: resume development, interviewing techniques, collaborative communication, etc.

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.