Description

This undergraduate course gives students an overview of the current issues and trends in the health, fitness, and wellness industry, by providing quality opportunities for gaining in-depth knowledge of the most relevant topics impacting the field. The course specifically highlights career opportunities and code of conduct for professionals, legal issues and responsibilities, working with special populations, nutrition and weight control, fitness and wellness promotion, current certifications, healthcare, and the business of the industry. Additional content may vary based on recent trends related to epidemiology, exercise and aging, psychology of health and fitness, program adherence, research methods, exercise prescription and assessment, consumer choices, and sport concerns.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00

Semesters

Spring 2021 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Cur Iss/Trend in Fit/Well Lead Gina Brandenburg, M.S., CHES, CWP Distance E01 No syllabus available
Cur Iss/Trend in Fit/Well Lead Bridgette Stewart, M. Ed. Distance E02 No syllabus available
Fall 2020 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Cur Iss/Trend in Fit/Well Lead Gina Brandenburg, M.S., CHES, CWP Carrollton 01 No syllabus available
Cur Iss/Trend in Fit/Well Lead Jamie Brandenburg, M.P.H., LPN, DE Carrollton 02 No syllabus available
Summer 2020 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Cur Iss/Trend in Fit/Well Lead Sasha McBurse, MS Distance E01 No syllabus available