This course will provide an overview of the molecular pathology of selected chronic diseases. Topics covered include the physiological function of cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, neuromuscular and immunological systems and the pathology underlying selected chronic diseases of these systems. The response of such systems to acute and chronic exercise as well as the link between physical inactivity and disease development and prevention will be examined.
BIOL 354 is an approved Science course.
The following courses and program are recommended as prerequisites: BIOL 112/113; or BIOL 110/111 and BIOL 213; or BIOL 104/113 with a minimum grade of C+; or HKIN 275; or RADP diploma
|Fall 2013 onwards|