MFEL1050 - Introduction to Exercise Physiology - Training for performance, Health and Quality of Life


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 3 hours D

Course content

Short introduction to anatomy and physiology in cardiovascular circulation and muscle work. Functional consequences for training design. Effective training and responses to training endurance and muscle strength. Changes in performance, health and consequences for aging and quality of life.

Learning outcome

To understand basic mechanisms for cardiovascular circulation and muscle function, and to understand effective training interventions to enhance physical performance, improve health, ease aging and improve quality of life.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures. Laboratory demonstrations. Practical training. Mandatory: Approved written rapport.

Compulsory assignments

  • Written rapport

Further on evaluation

For re-sit exams the written examination must be done again.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
BEV1011 2.0 2012-09-01
BEV2006 2.0 2012-09-01
IDR1004 5.0 2006-08-01


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn UTS Written examination 100/100 D 2017-12-18 09:00
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 D
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.