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EXW 101 Internship

Effective date: January 2017

This 4-month, full-time course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while in an exercise and wellness setting over one academic term. This internship provides students with work experience which is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
20 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

EXW 101P Parallel Internship

Effective date: January 2017

This 8-month, part-time course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while in an exercise and wellness setting over two academic terms. Depending on program requirements and availability, students may also take several academic courses at the same time. This internship provides students with work experience which is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
10 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

EXW 120 Lifetime Sports 1

Effective date: January 2017

Hands-on, performance based instruction leading towards teaching competencies in a variety of lifetime activities and sports. The purpose of the course is to equip students with knowledge of equipment, safety and resources, and the instructional scope and sequence of a variety of these activities and sports. Activities may vary dependent upon venue and equipment availability, and weather constraints.

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Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 practical hours per week
Tuition
$698.24 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

EXW 121 Lifetime Sports 2

Effective date: January 2017

Hands-on, performance based instruction leading towards teaching competencies in a variety of lifetime activities and sports. The purpose of the course is to equip students with knowledge of equipment, safety and resources; and the instructional scope and sequence of a variety of these activities and sports. Activities may vary dependent on venue and equipment availability, and weather constraints.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 practical hours per week
Tuition
$787.88 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

EXW 130 Life Cycle Fitness

Effective date: September 2006

Applies the benefits of physical activity to program planning for people of all ages, focusing on children and senior population. Addresses the psychological and physiological similarities and differences across age groups and between genders. Gender and cultural differences in psychological and physiological adaptations to exercise and motivational differences are presented and analyzed.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 seminar hour per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

EXW 220 Lifetime Sports - Fitness Programs

Effective date: September 2013

Practical instruction in a variety of facility-based activities focusing on the enhancement of cardiovascular fitness, muscular fitness, flexibility and attainment/maintenance of optimum body composition. Instruction will include, but will not be limited to, resistance training, group fitness, yoga and Pilates. Opportunity for fitness industry certification.

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Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 practical hours per week
Tuition
$518.99 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Exercise & Wellness or Athletic & Exercise Therapy.

EXW 230 Behavioural Fitness

Effective date: December 2008

The effect of exercise on human behaviour, stress and mental health.  Origins and prevention of hypokinetic disorders such as obesity, coronary heart disease and osteoporosis are examined. Study of exercise as a behaviour is structured around personal, activity and environmental determinants. Focus on theories of social, racial and cultural differences.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

EXW 240 Fitness and Health Assessment

Effective date: September 2012

Self, field and laboratory assessment of health and performance related tests of cardiovascular fitness, strength/muscular endurance, body composition, physical activity and related health parameters. Validity, reliability and objectivity of tests and measurements. Theoretical basis and practical application of pre-exercise screening, exercise testing, estimates of energy expenditure, and interpretation of results.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$462 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

EXW 241 Exercise Design and Prescription

Effective date: September 2012

Application of training principles to enhance health and fitness. The focus is on exercise prescription and design of health related fitness programs for a variety of populations using functional exercise principles and techniques. Includes methods of direct, indirect and task oriented instructional strategies.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

EXW 270 Environmental Fitness

Effective date: September 2011

This course addresses the relationship between the environmental determinants such as climate, facilities, business practices, government policies, school programs, elite sport mandates and practices, work site expectations, transportation and social norms on exercise adoption and adherence. It also examines how sedentary lifestyles affect the ecology, food growth industry, energy consumption and preservation, pollution and human interaction.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Exercise & Wellness or Sport Management.

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