2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog > Academic Programs and Courses > Exercise Science > EXSC - Exercise Science Courses > 400 > EXSC 457
Students will learn to use Physical Activity as a medical modality for improved health and wellness in various chronic “hypokinetic” diseases. This workshop is based upon the Exercise is Medicine program from the American College of Sports Medicine that attempts to increase the physical activity of all by using various biobehavioral strategies. This workshop will focus on strategies for increasing physical activity of those individuals with chronic “hypokinetic” diseases including diabetes, pulmonary disease and heart disease. Finally, the tool of health coaching will be explored.
140-UG Level 4 Advanced
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