Catalog 2018-2019 
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Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FTNS 153 Clinical Fitness Assessment

2 credits
This course introduces students to clinical fitness testing. Students conduct a systematic assessment to obtain objective and subjective client information.

Prerequisites: FTNS 152 .

Quarters Offered: Spring

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Effectively perform objective and subjective fitness assessments
  • Critically review literature to determine reliability and validity of testing measurements
  • Conduct a variety of exercise tests for the different components of fitness
  • Screen individuals according to the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) guidelines
  • Utilize computer software to analyze data obtained during fitness testing

Total Hours: 30 Lecture Hours: 10 Lab or Clinical Hours: 20