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


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 3 hours E

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. Longitudinal teaching.

Mandatory: Approved written rapport.

Compulsory assignments

  • Written rapport

Further on evaluation

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

Course materials

Course materials will be announced at the start of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IDR1004 5.0 SPRING 2006
BEV1011 2.0 AUTUMN 2012
BEV2006 2.0 AUTUMN 2012
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Health Science
  • Sport Science
  • Biology
  • Medicine
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn UTS School exam 100/100 E 2023-11-24 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL310 blå sone Sluppenvegen 14 1
Spring ORD School exam 100/100 E INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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