Sports Medicine


Sports Medicine

COURSE TOPICS

  • Orientation and evaluation
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • Assessment of vital signs
  • Immediate and temporary care
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise physiology; rehabilitative exercise
  • Cardiovascular training
  • Therapeutic modalities
  • Facility management
  • Ankle, foot and lower leg injuries
  • Knee and thigh injuries
  • Wrist and hand injuries elbow and shoulder; head, neck and back injuries
  • Employment literacy
  • Personal skills related to employment
  • Interpersonal skills and group dynamics
  • Thinking and problem solving skills
  • Communication skills

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (SLO)

Upon successful completion, students will:

  • Integrate Academic and Technical Skills
  • Practice Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communicate and Collaborate with Diverse Audiences
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Innovation
  • Act as Responsible, Ethical Citizens
  • Develop Personal, Educational and Career Goals