Physical Activity & Pubhlth

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Kinesiology
Course Number: 
440
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
An introduction to the interdisciplinary field of physical activity and public health. Topics will include the effects of physical activity on cardiovascular, metabolic, musculoskeletal, mental and cognitive health. Students will be introduced to physical activity measurement techniques and strategies for effective physical activity promotion.
Comments: 
Sr KIN Majors KIN 100, 110, 247 w/ C- If you cannot register through SPIRE, but want to petition the instructor for enrollment, please do the following:
1) Go to the Kinesiology Office, 110 Totman Building and pick up a "Course Override Form";
2) Fill out the form 3) Attach Transcript to the course override form and leave them both in the Instructor's mailbox, also located in 110 Totman.
4) if your request is approved, the course will be added to your schedule.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
16312

Course Sections

Physical Activity & Pubhlth
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Christine St Laurent cstlaurent@umass.edu TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM Integ.learning Center S110