(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture for 16 weeks or 6 hours lecture for 7 weeks
This course will include the study and investigation of topics of sports medicine that have a direct affect on Certified Athletic Therapists in Canada. Some of the topics include the role of the sports medicine physician, the role of pathology in sports medicine, diagnostic tools available, the role of athletic therapists and the role of other paramedical professionals in the care of athletes. Other topics will arise within the context of the course work.
Prerequisite: Physical Education 3301, 3303, 3305, 3307 and 3350.