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Athletic Training (ATH Courses)

ATH 104 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

3.0 units.
Advisories: BIOL 100 - Introductory Biology or equivalent
Acceptable for credit: Transfer to UC, CSU
Course Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Grading Method: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
Designed for prospective coaches, athletic trainers, health and physical educators; to aid in the recognition, evaluation and care of athletic injuries. Emphasizes techniques in taping, care, prevention, and rehabilitation of injuries. This course includes one lab hour per week, to be arranged (TBA) and led by the instructor. The lab hour allows students to apply concepts and techniques presented during lecture.

ATH 106 Orthopedic Injury Assess/Rehab

4.0 units.
Advisories: EMS 102 - First Aid & Safety ; ENGL 101 - Freshman Composition: Exposition ; BIOL 100 - Introductory Biology or equivalent

Prerequisite: ATH 104 - Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
Acceptable for credit: Transfer CSU
Course Offered: Spring
Grading Method: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
Designed for prospective kinesiology health professionals, including but not limited to athletic trainers, physical therapy aides, physical therapy assistants, physical therapists, and health and physical educators. The course will focus on the three areas of orthopedic care: theory and implementation of therapeutic modalities to athletic injuries; advanced recognition and assessment of orthopedic injuries; and application of rehabilitation programs for athletic injuries. This course includes three lab hours per week, to be arranged (TBA) and led by the instructor. The lab hour allows students to apply concepts and techniques presented during lecture. Lab hours can be credited as contact hours for athletic training curriculum and/or pre-physical therapy programs.