Level of study Third/Final year
Credit value 20
Semester 1 & 2
Pre-requisite modules Exercise metabolism 19172
This module will examine current research and knowledge in 3 main areas: 1) Oxidative stress and the exercise paradox – radical release in exercise, 2) The Free radical theory of ageing examining average lifespan and maximum lifespan, 3) Diseases associated with oxidative stress examining linked pathologies.
Teaching and learning methods
Lectures, seminars and problem based workshop sessions