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ATHLETIC TRAINING (ATR)

Professor Deidre Leaver-Dunn, Director
Office: 106 East Annex

ATR 257 Introduction to Athletic Training. Three hours.

The study of current principles in clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses.

ATR 258 Clinical Fundamentals in Athletic Training. One hour.

NOTE: Students must be enrolled in this course during the semester of ATEP application.

The study and practice of clinical skills in clinical evaluation, diagnosis, immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Directed observations under the supervision of clinical instructors. Offered spring semester.

ATR 272 First Aid, Safety, and CPR. Two hours.

Discussion and practice of skills and techniques in the emergency response to injuries and illnesses. Includes emergency assessment, first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation for infants, children, and adults; and AED use.

ATR 300 Foundations in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP.
Corequisites: ATR 310, BSC 215 and NHM 315.

Study and discussion of topics related to the prevention, clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Introduction to the organization and administration of athletic training programs.

ATR 310 Integration of Clinical Skills in Athletic Training I. One hour.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP.
Corequisites: ATR 300, BSC 215 and NHM 315.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical skills in the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of BOC Certified Athletic Trainers. Offered fall semester.

ATR 357 Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis I. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, BSC 215, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 320, BSC 216 and KIN 365.

Three lecture hours and one two-hour laboratory per week. Study of the lower extremity as it relates to the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Offered spring semester.

ATR 320 Integration of Clinical Skills in Athletic Training II. One hour.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, BSC 215 and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 357, BSC 216 and KIN 365.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical skills in the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses with an emphasis on the lower extremity. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of BOC Certified Athletic Trainers. Offered spring semester.

ATR 358 Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis II. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, BSC 215, BSC 216, KIN 365, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 410, ATR 457 and PH 101.

Three lecture hours and one two-hour laboratory per week. Study of the upper extremity as it relates to the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Offered fall semester.

ATR 453 Applied Clinical and Research Skills in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 420, ATR 456, ATR 457, KIN 365, KIN 492, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical, research and teaching skills in athletic training with an emphasis on clinical question development and the incorporation of evidence based practice in resolving clinical questions and developing and implementing patient care plans. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of allied medical and medical professionals in a range of patient care settings. Offered summer semester.

ATR 360 Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis III. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 457, KIN 365, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 420, ATR 456 and KIN 492.

The study of the head, neck, face, abdomen, thorax, and thoracic and lumbar spines as they relate to the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses. Discussion of issues related to research. Offered spring semester.

ATR 410 Integration of Clinical Skills in Athletic Training III. One hour.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, BSC 215, BSC 216, KIN 365 and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 358, ATR 457 and PH 101.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical skills in the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses with an emphasis on the upper extremity and the use of therapeutic modalities in the comprehensive patient care plan. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of clinical instructors. Offered fall semester.

ATR 420 Integration of Clinical Skills in Athletic Training IV. One hour.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 457, BSC 215, BSC 216, KIN 365, NHM 315 and PH 101.
Corequisites: ATR 360, ATR 456 and KIN 492.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical skills in the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses with an emphasis on the head, neck, face, thorax, abdomen and spine and the use of therapeutic exercises in the comprehensive patient care plan. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of clinical instructors. Offered spring semester.

ATR 430 Integration of Clinical Skills in Athletic Training V. One hour.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 360, ATR 410, ATR 420, ATR 453, ATR 456, ATR 457, BSC 215, BSC 216, KIN 365, KIN 492, NHM 315 and PH 101.
Corequisites: ATR 454 and ATR 455.

Acquisition, evaluation, synthesis and application of clinical skills in the prevention; clinical evaluation and diagnosis; immediate care and treatment; and rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries and illnesses with an emphasis on acute and chronic medical conditions and their pharmacologic management within a well-organized athletic training program. Clinical experiences under the direct supervision of clinical instructors. Offered fall semester.

ATR 454 Organization and Administration in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 453, ATR 360, ATR 410, ATR 420, ATR 456, ATR 457, KIN 365, KIN 492, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 430 and ATR 455.

Current theories, methods and techniques in the organization and administration of athletic training programs.

ATR 455 Pharmacology and Pathology in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 420, ATR 453, ATR 456, ATR 457, KIN 365, KIN 492, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 430 and ATR 454.

The study of acute and chronic illnesses and their response to, and impact on, physical activity. Discussion of pharmacological agents. Offered fall semester.

ATR 456 Rehabilitation Techniques in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 457, KIN 365, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 360, ATR 420, and KIN 492.

Three lecture hours and one two-hour laboratory per week. Methods, theories, and techniques in the rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries. The evaluation of injuries relative to rehabilitation. Offered spring semester.

ATR 457 Therapeutic Modalities in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 358, KIN 365, BSC 215, BSC 216, and NHM 315.
Corequisites: ATR 358, ATR 410, and PH 101.

Three lecture hours and one two-hour laboratory per week. Current theories, methods, and techniques in the application of therapeutic modalities during the treatment, rehabilitation, and reconditioning of injuries. The evaluation of injuries relative to therapeutic modalities. Offered fall semester.

ATR 458 Seminar in Athletic Training. Three hours.
Prerequisites: Admission to the ATEP, ATR 300, ATR 310, ATR 320, ATR 357, ATR 358, ATR 410, ATR 420, ATR 430, ATR 453, ATR 454, ATR 455, ATR 456, ATR 457, KIN 365, KIN 492, BSC 215, BSC 216, PH 101, and NHM 315.

Discussion of issues in research in athletic training. Review of specific competencies in athletic training. Offered spring semester.

ATR 488 Internship in Athletic Training. One to twelve hours.

Directed internship in a health care facility.

ATR 496 Independent Study in Athletic Training. One to twelve hours.

Individualized didactic and clinical experiences focusing on specific domains within the scope of practice of athletic training.

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