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PE.720 Weight Training, Spring 2006

MIT's state of the art weight room.
The MIT Wang Fitness center, a state of the art weight training facility. (Image courtesy of John Kern.)

Highlights of this Course

This course features a full set of lecture notes, and video demonstrations of proper weightlifting techniques.

Course Description

This 12 session course is designed for the beginning or novice weight lifter, or for those who have experience lifting but lack proper instruction. We will provide an understanding of the biomechanics involved, muscles used for a given exercise, and program development.


Prof. Halston Taylor

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week for 6 weeks
1 hour / session



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