Athletic Training (ATTR)

ATTR 15001     INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL ATHLETIC TRAINING I      2 Credit Hours

An overview of the profession of athletic training; including employment opportunities, academic and clinical preparation; and introduction to basic knowledge and skills utilized in the profession. Emphasis on leadership, mentoring, ethics and research from an introductory perspective.

Prerequisite: Athletic training major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15002     INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE CAREERS      2 Credit Hours

An overview of the profession of athletic training as well as other similar sports medicine fields; including employment opportunities, academic preparation and clinical preparation. Emphasis on leadership, mentoring, ethics and research from an introductory perspective.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15011     INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL ATHLETIC TRAINING II      2 Credit Hours

Basic concepts and skills related to the professional domains of the athletic training profession including basic modalities and rehabilitation, research, ethics, palpations, and blood borne pathogens. Moderate to advanced Skills training in padding, splinting, wound care, equipment, bracing, tapings, wrappings, spine immobilization, and basic assessment techniques.

Prerequisite: Athletic training major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15012     DOCUMENTATION IN HEALTH CARE      2 Credit Hours

Addresses clinical writing skills associated with documentation in health care. Addresses the legal, ethical, and practical needs for proper documentation in health care. Focus is on reading, writing and interpreting various forms of medical documentation including but not limited to SOAP notes, progress notes, treatment notes, clinical record keeping, and facility records. Electronic medical record techniques and other clinical record methods will be addressed.

Prerequisite: Sport medicine major.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING I (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the introductory cognitive and psychomotor, as well as foundational behaviors of professional practice. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 15011; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 20001     SOCIOCULTURAL ASPECTS OF HEALTH CARE      3 Credit Hours

Advanced examination of the sociocultural aspects of healthcare careers. Specific emphasis will be placed of the recognition of diverse patient populations and effectively addressing their unique needs. Cultural competence will be the focus of of the course and will address various aspects of sociocultural diversity; including but not limited to racial, ethnic, religious, socioeconomic, regional beliefs, and alternative approaches to healthcare.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25036     RESPONDING TO EMERGENCIES      3 Credit Hours

Principles of emergency care including prevention, management, and administrative aspects associated with injury and trauma. Practical competency in emergency care and first aid; American Red Cross Professional Rescuer Certification for CPR and AED.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lab, 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25037     PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES AND KINESIOLOGY FOR THE LOWER EXTREMITY AND SPINE      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical, clinical assessment and kinesiology related to injuries and illnesses common in athletic training and sports medicine. Emphasis on orthopedic assessment and kinesiology concepts of the Lower extremity and spine.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25038     PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES AND KINESIOLOGY FOR THE UPPER EXTREMITY, HEAD AND NECK      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical, clinical assessment and kinesiology realted to injuries and illnesses common in athletic training and sports medicine. Emphasis on orthopedic assessment and kinesiology concepts of the Upper Extremity, Health and neck.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036 and ATTR 25037; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25057     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I (KBS) (KLAB)      4 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 25057) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the organization of the body and basic cell and tissue types. Specific structure and function of the muscular, skeletal, integumentary and nervous systems are addressed.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

ATTR 25058     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II (KBS) (KLAB)      4 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 25058) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the human body under rest and exercise conditions. Specific structure and function of the metabolic, endocrine, lymphatic, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems are addressed. Advanced coverage of neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems are also addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

ATTR 25092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING II (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the intermediate cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 15092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 35025     ESSENTIALS OF ATHLETIC INJURY MANAGEMENT      1 Credit Hour

Common injuries related to physical activity and/or athletic participation from the cause, management and care perspectives. American Red Cross sport safety training certification (including adult/child CPR) will be granted. Emphasis on application of skills.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35037     ADVANCED PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical, medical and clinical assessment techniques for injuries and illnesses common to the physically active. Emphasis on neurological and non-orthopedic assessment strategies for proper referral and care.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25037 and ATTR 25038; and ATTR 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 21020 or EXSC 25058.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35039     THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES      3 Credit Hours

The study and practical application of physical modalities including physical principles, physiologic effects, indications/contraindications and standard application procedures. Safety and legal issues of modality usage are also addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35040     STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING      2 Credit Hours

Demonstrate didactic understanding and clinical application of energy systems, anatomy and proper techniques for strength and conditioning exercises for practical applications with athletes.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010; and Athletic Training, Exercise Science or Physical Education-Professional major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35045     EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN-BASIC      5 Credit Hours

Preparing for Emergency Medical Technician certification including patient assessment, airway and cardiac management, trauma management, medical patient management and clinical experience. Prepares students to challenge the National Registry Examination for the State of Ohio for EMT-Basic. Clinical hours are required for this course through Hudson EMS.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 6 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35050     NEUROLOGICAL PROCESS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Advanced cognitive content in the areas of normal and pathological function of the nervous system and its components. Specific emphasis on the neurophysiological basis for motor learning, special senses, and memory serves to address the central and peripheral nervous system structure and function. Growth and Development and pathological responses to hypoxia, microbiologic agents, genetic derangements, nutritional deficiencies, chemicals, drugs and aging are addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 21020.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35054     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 35054) Anatomical and mechanical bases of human movement. Emphasis is placed on tools and techniques for motion analysis, mechanical concepts, forces and performance analysis. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35062     EVIDENCE-BASED RESEARCH IN HEALTH CARE      3 Credit Hours

An examination of evidence-based practice and evidence-based research in health care. The focus of the course will include understanding literature, research questions, methods of research, and how evidence-based research and evidence-based practice play a vital role in the delivery or modern day healthcare. Emphasis will be placed upon the process of evidence-based research, utilizing the outcomes of evidence-based research and the utilization of outcomes assessment in healthcare.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING III (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the intermediate and advanced cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 43018     ETHICAL LEADERSHIP FOR HEALTH CARE (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ATTR 53018) Examination of specific situations in healthcare from an ethical sensitivity, reasoning and decision making perspective. A problem-oriented case study approach based on contemporary moral issues and moral theory related to clinical and academic health professions. An examination and assessment of leadership styles and methods as they pertain to healthcare and healthcare administration.

Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ATTR 45017     PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

An investigation of the issues affecting the student athletic trainer as they prepare for an entry-level career in athletic training. Professional development issues and NATABOC exam preparation are included.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training majors only; and senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45019     PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND MANAGEMENT IN HEALTH CARE      3 Credit Hours

An investigation of the issues affecting the entry level healthcare providers. Professional development issues and career advancement are included. Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of healthcare management. Organization and administrative concepts and models will focus on the advancement of patient based healthcare.

Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45038     ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55038) Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training programs.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45039     THERAPEUTIC REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55039) The study and clinical application of rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration and guidelines for program progression.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45040     PATHOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55040) Investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatment and physiologic effects for various afflictions.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 21020.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45041     ADVANCED THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS      3 Credit Hours

Addresses the physiological considerations of specific injuries and conditions commonly encountered in the athletic training profession. Focus is on contemporary rehabilitative programming for all of the major body regions. Specific units on Aquatic therapy and rehabilitation, Neurological considerations for rehabilitation, Return to Running Considerations, and Return to Throwing protocols are included.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010 or BSCI 21010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 21020; and ATTR 35054 and ATTR 45039.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45091     SENIOR SEMINAR IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit) Contemporary issues related to preparing students for entry-level careers in the athletic training profession including development of the foundational behaviors of professional practice. Specific emphasis on employment preparation or graduate school preparation.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major; and senior standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and school director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: Special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ATTR 45192     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING IV (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the advanced cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 35092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 45292     INTERNSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING I (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

Internship in approved athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified athletic trainer. Students complete 20 hours per week in a clinical experience.

Prerequisite: ATTR 45192; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 20 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 45392     INTERNSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING II (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

Internship in an approved athletic training setting under the supervision of a certified and licensed athletic trainer. Students are required to perform 20 hours per week in clinical experience.

Prerequisite: ATTR 45292; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 20 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 45492     INTER-PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP IN SPORTS MEDICINE (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Inter-professional internship experience in a sports medicine discipline. An internship experience in a sports medicine facility focusing on inter-professional dynamics and aspects of the discipline. A comprehensive clinical experience will be supported by engagement in the inter-professional environment through projects and professional development experiences. Integration of professionalism, professional development, and transition to practice in a sports medicine discipline drives this internship.

Prerequisite: Sports medicine major; and senior standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practical Experience

Contact Hours: 9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 46095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Selected topics in athletic training dependent upon interest.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 53018     ETHICAL LEADERSHIP FOR HEALTH CARE      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ATTR 43018) Examination of specific situations in healthcare from an ethical sensitivity, reasoning and decision making perspective. A problem-oriented case study approach based on contemporary moral issues and moral theory related to clinical and academic health professions. An examination and assessment of leadership styles and methods as they pertain to health care and health care administration.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55038     ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 45038) Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training programs.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55039     THERAPEUTIC REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 45039) The study and clinical application of rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration, and guidelines for program progression.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55040     PATHOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

Investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatments and physiologic effects for various afflictions.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 60000     CADAVER ANATOMY AND APPLIED ASSESSMENT      6 Credit Hours

Cadaver dissection with emphasis on the systems of the body to understand structure and function of the anatomical structures. Applied assessment components integrate functional assessment and diagnostic signs and symptoms of common athletic training conditions and injuries. Evidence-based assessment will be infused throughout the course.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 6 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 61000     ACUTE INJURY DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT      3 Credit Hours

Mechanisms of acute injuries will provide the foundation for the integration of evidence-based knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of athletic training injuries. Contemporary clinical guidelines and management strategies will provide a framework for critical thinking and practical application.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62010     CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

A comprehensive examination of contemporary issues, trends and problems affecting athletic training professionals related to the domains of practice for athletic trainers.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62012     EDUCATION AND SUPERVISION PROCESSES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

A comprehensive examination of educational learning theories, curriculum design, evaluation and supervision strategies in athletic training education programs from didactic and clinical perspectives. Additional applications for continuing education programs will be included.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62014     ADVANCED CLINICAL PROCEDURES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

Advanced clinical practice theory and skills as they relate to the profession of athletic training and sports medicine. Emphasis on contemporary clinical practice issues for a variety of athletic training and sports medicine professional settings.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62016     CLINICAL INQUIRY IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

Principles of athletic training research methodologies with a focus on clinical athletic training research. Completion of a clinical research project will be required in this course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63091     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Slashed with ATTR 73091) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ATTR 63094     COLLEGE TEACHING IN HEALTH SCIENCES      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Guided teaching experiences in the Health Sciences. Specific emphasis on establishing and implementing a teaching philosophy in an instructional setting in the Health Sciences. Development of Professional Teaching Behaviors will be addressed. A comprehensive teaching experience rooted in contemporary teaching literature will guide this course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and School director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ATTR 63098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Research carried out by the student under the supervision of a faculty member.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ATTR 63193     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Workshop in athletic training; topics vary. Maximum 4 hours applied to the degree.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ATTR 63195     SPECIAL TOPICS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Selected and varied topics of relevance in athletic training.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ATTR 63299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: ATTR 63199; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ATTR 65001     CLINICAL PRACTICE I: PREVENTION AND WELLNESS      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to prevention of injuries and medical conditions and overall wellness will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Students must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinical Laboratory

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65002     CLINICAL PRACTICE II: ADVANCED HEAD, NECK AND ORTHOPEDIC      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to Head, Neck, and Orthopedic conditions and overall wellness will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinical Laboratory

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65003     CLINICAL PRACTICE III: GENERAL MEDICAL      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to general medical conditions will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment including rotations with physicians and-or nurse practitioners with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hour in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinical Laboratory

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65004     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75004) Survey of biomechanics, with particular emphasis on skeletal muscle mechanics.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65005     CLINICAL PRACTICE IV: ADVANCED COMPETENCIES      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to advanced competencies and skills in athletic training will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinical Laboratory

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65037     PHYSICAL AGENTS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

The study and practical application of physical modalities including physical principles, physiologic effects, indications-contradictions, and standard application procedures. Safety and legal issues of modality usage are also addressed.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65038     ADMINISTRATION CONCEPTS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training and sports medicine programs. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training and sports medicine programs with specific emphasis on policy and regulation of programs anchored in contemporary healthcare practices.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65039     PHYSICAL REHABILITATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of evidence based rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration, and guidelines for program progression. This course will address the comprehensive concepts related to the rehabilitation of including but not limited to modality selection, pharmacological considerations, record keeping, program design and implementation, and safety aspects. The psychology of rehabilitation including goal setting and motivation will also be addressed. Current literature and techniques in the field will support the content of this course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65040     PATHOPHARMACOLOGY FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

Advanced investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatment and physiologic effects for various afflictions anchored in evidence-based practice in health care.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65050     NEUROLOGICAL CONCEPTS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Advanced cognitive content in normal and pathological function of the nervous system and its components. Specific emphasis on the neurophysiological basis for motor learning, special senses, and memory serves to address the central and peripheral nervous system structure and function. Growth and Development and pathological responses to hypoxia, microbiologic agents, genetic derangements, nutritional deficiencies, chemicals, drugs and aging are addressed. Evidence-based practice concepts will guide the integration from anatomy and physiology to effective interventions for selected neurological conditions.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 69999     CLINICAL CAPSTONE IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      6 Credit Hours

Clinical Capstone is an intensive, immersion experience in the clinical setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care professional. Students will invest a minimum of 360 in the clinical setting working with inter-professional health care providers. Clinical capstone expectations include performance evaluations by supervisors and patient management to promote active clinical engagement and critical thinking. A portfolio will include professional skill assessments, performance assessment, case studies, mock interview, and formal evidence-based presentation to health care providers on an athletic training domain.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training major within the Master of Science degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinical Laboratory

Contact Hours: 24 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 73091     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Slashed with ATTR 63091) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ATTR 73094     COLLEGE TEACHING IN HEALTH SCIENCES      3 Credit Hours

Guided teaching experiences in health sciences. Specific emphasis on establishing and implementing a teaching philosophy in an instructional setting in the health sciences. Development of Professional Teaching Behaviors will be addressed. A comprehensive teaching experience rooting in contemporary literature will guide this course.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 75001     EVIDENCE BASED INTERVENTIONS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

This course will examine the use of Evidence Based Interventions (EBI) in Athletic Training Education. This course will examine the implementation of EBI constructs across the curriculum and program. Specific emphasis on designing and implementing EBI into didactic and clinical experiences in Athletic Training. Implementation of EBI into the development, implementation and dissemination of research will also be addressed. Through an extensive examination of the critical literature, students will gain an understanding of how to broadly integrate EBI constructs in their professional practice.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 75002     ACADEMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE LEADERSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

This course will address the key academic leadership constructs needed to navigate the higher education culture as a faculty and/or clinical faculty member. Human resources, politics, administrative processes and organizational factors related to successful higher education and clinical leadership will be the focus. Leadership and advocacy strategies for professional organizations will also be developed.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 75003     CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

The focus of the course includes the fundamental constructs associated with quality improvement through an academic program in athletic training. The development of inter-professional practice, engaging curriculum, creation of educational and administrative policy, and leading change within Athletic Training organizations. The course will assist students in developing action plans for their organization pertaining to organizational improvement.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 75004     TEACHING AND CLINICAL EDUCATION LEADERSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

This course focuses on the comprehensive and integrated elements in athletic training education. An in-depth analysis of curriculum design and implementation, didactic and clinical education, program assessments, and accreditation policies and standards will be addressed. A framework rooted in the context of inter-professional education promote organizational and programmatic improvements related dynamic trends in HC education.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter