APPH 1050 The Science of Physical Activity and Health
Spring 2015 Syllabus (AF1, AR1, AWT & AYO Sections)
Instructor: Teresa Snow, PhD E-Mail (preferred): [email protected] Graduate TAs: Matt Wittbrodt [email protected]
Chia Hsu (George) [email protected]
Dr. Snow’s Main Office: 555 14th Street NW (intersection of Hemphill and 14th) Rm 1362 Phone Number (for emergencies): 404-894-0636
Office for Student Appointments: Weber / SST Rm 110 (note: directions posted on t-square) Office hours: By Appointment
APPH 1050 meets on Mondays from 9:15-10:45 (Lecture) and on Wednesdays from 9:25-10:35 (Activity) (Note: Activity meets later and ends earlier to allow time for changing into workout attire—You should be in class and ready to work out on time in order to avoid a tardy. Roll will be called at 9:30! If you arrive after roll has been called, you are tardy. It is your responsibility to check in with your instructor at the end of class if you come in late to avoid being counted absent)
Required Text: Get Fit, Stay Well! 3rd edition, Hopson, Donatelle & Littrell. Pearson Education.
1. Students will develop an understanding of the definition of health, the components of health-related fitness and how the different domains of personal health relate to each other.
2. Students will understa...