Course Code: PHYS 125
Academic Year: 2017-2018
This course provides the foundation for understanding the mechanisms by which the body functions. Through interactive lectures and in-class activities, students learn about homeostasis, cell biology, neurophysiology, endocrinology, skeletal muscle physiology, energy metabolism, cardiovascular system physiology, and respiratory system physiology. This course prepares students to explore exercise applications of human physiology in subsequent courses in the Fitness and Health Promotion Program.