Course Details
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Course Name:Science of Fitness
Provided Through:University of Nebraska High School
Entity:University of Nebraska High School
Description:This course is designed to help students understand the science of fitness and how this knowledge can be applied to their life now and in the future. In this course students will assess their current level of fitness and then make a plan to increase their physical fitness, maintain a healthy weight, and practice effective stress management. Students will learn the benefits of routine physical activity, how to prepare for physical activity, how to measure and assess cardiorespiratory endurance, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility, and incorporate them in an exercise program. They will learn the major components of nutrition and a healthy diet, identify strategies for effective weight management, identify common symptoms and sources of stress, along with stress coping strategies, and how to make informed decisions to achieve lifetime fitness. NOTE: May also be used for science credit.
Subjects:Other, Physical Ed, Science
Grade Levels:9 - 12
Comments:Need enrollment instructions? Visit: http://highschool.nebraska.edu or call Toll Free: 866-700-4747

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Course Section Offerings
Section Offerings
4671 Offered: Asynchronously from 3/1/2017 to 6/30/2018  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
5134 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2018 to 6/30/2019  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
6543 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2019 to 6/30/2020  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
6866 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2021 to 7/31/2022  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
7450 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2020 to 7/31/2021  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
7833 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2022 to 7/31/2023  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated