Oct 26, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

AUPED 317 - Exercise in Special Populations


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) This course will examine the use of physical activity in the treatment and/or prevention of chronic health conditions. There will be a particular focus on ageing, obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease in class, with an opportunity to explore the therapeutic use of exercise in other chronic conditions independently. Prerequisites: AUPED 216, AUPED 314 or consent of the instructor.