Our Facilities and Capabilities

The Health and Human Performance Department is located in the Anderson Athletic and Recreation Complex. 

Our area consists of a Biomechanics Lab, Physiology Lab, classroom and Computer Lab. 

Biomechanics Lab

In the Biomechanics lab students and faculty conduct research into the movement of the Human Body. 

Physiology Lab

In the Physiology Lab students will be able to perform tests on:

1. Basal metabolic rate

2. Hydrostatic (underwater) weight to determine body composition

3. The fat burning zone during exercise

4. VO2 max and anaerobic threshold

5. Pulmonary function

6. FEV (1.0 second), VC, peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR)

HHP Computer Lab

The HHP computer lab consists of  20 PCs and 10 Macs, DVD players, video players and cameras. It is located next to the Biomechanics Lab. Many of our instructors use this lab for student assignments.

The following programs are offered in the HHP Computer Lab:

Diet Analysis Fitness Gram
K.A. Video BHM Viewer
H-U-M-A-N QHM Viewer
Statistics w/Finesse Minitab
Collage Maker Power DVD
Windows Media Player Front Page
Info Path Visio
Publisher Access
Power Point