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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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Exercise Science and Health

As a student in the University of Idaho’s Exercise Science and Health four-year degree program, you will acquire knowledge, leadership skills and the technical abilities to plan, implement and evaluate health and fitness programs for individuals, teams and communities. You will gain in-depth knowledge of the human body and how physical activity, healthy eating and maintaining a healthy body weight can reduce chronic disease and disability.

The Exercise Science and Health curriculum includes courses such as:

  • Physiology of Exercise

  • Fitness Assessment and Prescription

  • Design and Analysis of Research

  • Concepts in Human Nutrition

  • Psychosocial Determinants of Health

  • Applied Sport Psychology

  • Biomechanics

  • Motor Behavior

  • Health Promotion

  • Introduction to Athletic Injuries

The program incorporates classroom teaching, hands-on learning, and service learning projects to give you an opportunity to apply the skills you have learned in real-world and laboratory settings.

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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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