1 – Define and/or briefly explain each of the following:
- Exercise and Sport Psychology
- Athletic Training
- Exercise Physiology
- Motor Control and Learning
- Exercise and Sport Nutrition
2 – Describe the perspectives on obesity (how each individual would work to resolve the issue; what is each individual’s part in addressing the issue) for each of the following exercise science professionals:
- Exercise Physiologist
- Exercise psychologist
- Sports Nutrionalist
- Personal Trainier
- Sports and Conditioning Coach
1 – What is your specific career choice (What would you like to do for a career)? My career choice is Sports Management and I would like to be an Athletic Director
2 – What sort of educational degree(s), registration(s), licensure(s), and/or certification(s) will you need to start your career and to successfully meet your career objectives/goals?
3 – Research two(2) professional associations/organizations that are related to your career choice and share/list the following:
a. name of association/organization
b. website of association/organization
c. the primary focus of the association/organization
d. Why do you think that this is a good association/organization for your career path?
4 Research to find local businesses/organizations that may be good locations to complete a field experience if you were required to do so at some point. Then answer/respond to the following questions:
a. List at least two(2) businesses, organizations, etc. that would be a good fit (based
on your career choice) to complete a field experience. Why, specifically, did youselect these two places?
b. Would the businesses, organizations, etc. that you have selected allow you to complete a field experience at their establishment?
5 – “More than one third of the U.S. adults (over 72 million people) and 17 percent of U.S. children are obese…During the past several decades, obesity rates for all populations groups—regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, education level, or geographic region—have increased markedly FOR EXAMPLE: a Physical Therapist may have to rehabilitate after a knee replacement surgery that was required based on the amount of strain that is placed on the joints of an obese individual.
a. Based on your career choice how might you, as a exercise science professional, be faced with the task of addressing obesity? b. Give a brief overview of how you would address the issue and what/who you would address first.