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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PE 101 - Introduction to Athletic Training

Credit Hours: 3

This course is designed to deal with the principles of athletic training: immediate care to injuries, prevention, rehabilitation and protective strapping.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • describe the roles and responsibilities of an athletic trainer;
  • describe the organic, skeletal, and neuromuscular structures of the body;
  • explain the legal concerns and insurance issues related to the athletic training profession;
  • summarize the major components of injury prevention and how to minimize risks to athletes; and
  • apply bandaging and taping techniques to the upper and lower extremities.

F/S (C, N, S)