NYU Steinhardt

Principles of Exercise

  • Course Number: PT-GE 2227
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Analysis of the underlying principles of the following types of therapeutic exercise: stretching, strengthening; active assistive; active; resistive, using manual resistance pulleys, weights, hydraulics, elastics, robotics, & mechanical or electromechanical devices: neuromuscular relation, inhibition & facilitation; neuromuscular reeducation; motor training or retraining; developmental; activities; breathing exercises, including ventilatory muscle training; aerobics endurance activities, using cycles, treadmills, steppers, pools, manual resistance, pulleys, weights, hydraulics, elastics, robotics, & mechanical or electromechanical devised; aquatics exercises; & conditioning & reconditioning.
  • Old Course Number: E44.2227