GEN ED: Wellness Literacy
THE BEAVER COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Health and Exercise Science
APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATE BULLETIN 2015-2016
Emphasis on health and fitness trends in America, fitness and health testing concepts, exercise prescription, nutrition principles, prevention and treatment of chronic diseases such as heart disease, obesity, cancer, diabetes mellitus, and osteoporosis, the relationship between health habits and aging and psychological health, stress management, and precautions in exercise. Each student will have their health and physical fitness status tested, including results on personal cardiorespiratory, body composition, and musculoskeletal fitness status, and personal diet, heart disease, health age, and stress profiles.