Introduction to Sports Medicine

Introduction to Sports Medicine is a one semester class that introduces students to athletic training procedures as they relate to the athlete, physical educator, coach, and athletic trainer. The course includes a history of the athletic training profession, ethics, proper documentation of injuries, taping, and the principles of athletic training. Topics covered in this class include an overview of all aspects of athletic training, prevention and treatment of common athletics-related injuries, as well as general anatomy and physiology review related to sports and athletics.    

Course Subject
Course Number
CTE 9522
Grade Level
10-12
Course Duration
1 Semester
Course Credit
1.0
Prerequisite
Explorations of Healthcare CTE 9515 and Medical Terminology CTE 9516
Course Fee
$10.00 HOSA Membership