AHS-3043 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

4 credits

Prerequisite: BIO-2011 and BIO-2012

This course is an introduction to the prevention, evaluation, and treatment of athletic-related injuries. It is an overview of the field of athletic training to include the evaluation of injuries, emergency medical procedures, prevention and treatment methods for musculoskeletal injuries, and heat illness. The laboratory practicum involves the application of preventative, assessment, supportive, and rehabilitative techniques to injury management.