Sports Medicine

WANT TO BECOME AN ATHLETIC TRAINER OR A PHYSICAL THERAPIST?

This one semester course provides students with an opportunity for the study and application of the components of sports medicine including: sports medicine related careers, organizational and administrative considerations, prevention of athletic injuries, recognition, evaluation, and immediate care of athletic injuries, rehabilitation and management skills, taping and wrapping techniques, first aid/CPR/AED, emergency procedures, nutrition, sports psychology, human anatomy and physiology, therapeutic modalities, and therapeutic exercise.