Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Athletic Training Principles for Therapeutic Modalities (3 cr)
A586 | 6306 | Poppy
Admission to the Graduate Program in Athletic Training in the Department of
Kinesiology, or consent of instructor.
Meets Monday, 8:00-9:30 a.m. and Lab on Wednesday, 8:00-9:00 a.m. or
Prentice, W. Therapeutic Modalities in Sports Medicine. McGraw-Hill, pub.
This course is designed to provide knowledge of the underlying scientific
selection and use of therapeutic modalities in an athletic population.
The physics and physiology of thermaltherapies and electrotherapies are
The use of therapeutic modalities is reinforced by practical clinical
application in a
Following completion of this course, the student will be able to
and correctly apply those modalities presented in class. Additionally, the
will be able to alter the modality selections as the athlete's condition
Grades will be determined on two (2) written exams (25% each), two (2)
laboratory exams (10% each), and one (1) paper (20%), article presentation
(5%), roundtable discussion (5%).