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The Energy and Nervous Systems of the Human Body
Price is per online user. Applicable EU VAT is added.
In this course, you will gain an understanding of energy production, including how energy is supplied from food and converted within the body, the three different energy systems and how they are used during exercise and activities. In addition, it covers the nervous system, nerve cell structure, and how electrical impulses lead to muscle contractions and allow us to train to improve motor fitness.
Once you complete this course you will be able to:
Describe how energy is supplied by food
Describe how food is converted to energy for muscular contraction
Understand ATP as the energy currency
Describe the 3 different systems for ATP production
Understand how the systems interact with different activities
Describe anaerobic activity and recovery time
Describe role and functions of nervous systems
Different types and structure of a nerve cell
Describe principles of information conduction between neurons and muscle contraction
Understand the all or none law and muscle contractions
Describe neuromuscular connections and improving motor fitness
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