PHT 1213 Foundations of Therapeutic Exercise

This course entails the general principles of therapeutic exercise including vital signs, tissue repair mechanism, principles of strengths and endurance training, principles of flexibility and stretching, coordination and balance, relaxation techniques, aquatic therapy, and general principles of progression of exercise. Emphasis is on the normal response to exercise and training.
3 credits

Prerequisites

HSC 2531, MAT 1033 or higher, PHY 1020 or higher

Corequisites

PHT 1020, PHT 1020L, PHT 1121, PHT 1121L, PHT 1213L