Kinesiology

College of Allied Health

Course Requirements

All students in the Master of Science in Athletic Training will complete 53-56 units of core courses. The cumulative total for all Athletic Training Clinical Education courses must be at least 900 hours. The following curriculum is based on the 2013-2014 Graduate Academic Catalog.

ATR501 Athltc Traing Clincl EduI:Modlti

ATR501 Athltc Traing Clincl EduI:Modlti

This course will serve as a process for monitoring student's progression toward proficiency in athletic training psychomotor competencies with an emphasis placed on the instruction in the safe and appropriate use of athletic training equipment, first aid and emergency skills, and therapeutic modalities. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR501-A A Baker, Jolene E. 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM James Complex
060
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ATR502 Athltc Trng Clincl EduII:L Extrm

ATR502 Athltc Trng Clincl EduII:L Extrm

This course will serve as a process for monitoring student's progression toward proficiency in athletic training psychomotor competencies with an emphasis placed on reinforcing the assessment, evaluation and rehabilitation skills related to lumbar spine and lower extremity injury. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR502-A A Baker, Jolene E. 01/08/2014 Monday, Wednesday 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM James Complex
060
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ATR503 Athl Trng Clncl EduIII: U Extrm

ATR503 Athl Trng Clncl EduIII: U Extrm

This course will serve as a process for monitoring student's progression toward proficiency in athletic training psychomotor competencies with an emphasis placed on reinforcing the assessment, evaluation and rehabilitation skills related to upper extremity and cervical spine injury. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR503-A A Baker, Jolene E. 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM James Complex
060
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ATR504 Athltc Trng Clincl EduIV:Gen Med

ATR504 Athltc Trng Clincl EduIV:Gen Med

This course will serve as a process for monitoring student's progression toward proficiency in athletic training psychomotor competencies with an emphasis placed on assessing and examining general medical conditions and clinical proficiency of pre-participation examinations, head injury assessment, return to play, and prevention, evaluation and rehabilitation of extremity and spine injury. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR504-A A MacDonald, Nicole Jean 01/08/2014 Monday, Wednesday 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM James Complex
060
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ATR506 Practicum in Athletic Training I

ATR506 Practicum in Athletic Training I

This course provides athletic training students an opportunity to observe an athletic training facility and experience the various duties performed by a Certified Athletic Trainer. Students are assigned to clinical instructors who directly supervise the students as they complete field experiences in athletic training settings and must complete a minimum of 225 clinical field experience hours. Students will be instructed by various medical and allied health care personnel in required weekly seminars throughout the semester. (2 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR506-A A Warren, Lindsay 09/02/2014 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex
060
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ATR507 Practicum in Athletc Training II

ATR507 Practicum in Athletc Training II

This course provides athletic training students an opportunity to apply proficiencies associated with previous coursework at a higher level of proficiency than previously evaluated. As students display competence, they will be given increased responsibility in working directly with the athletes/clients. Students are assigned to clinical instructors who directly supervise the students as they complete field experiences in athletic training settings and must complete a minimum of 225 clinical field experience hours. Students will be instructed by various medical and allied health care personnel in required weekly seminars throughout the semester. Prerequisite: ATR 501. (2 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR507-A A Warren, Lindsay 01/08/2014 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex
060
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ATR508 Practicum in Athltc Training III

ATR508 Practicum in Athltc Training III

This course provides athletic training students opportunity to integrate the psychomotor, cognitive and affective skills, and clinical proficiencies within the context of comprehensive patient care. Students are assigned to clinical instructors who directly supervise the students as they complete field experiences in athletic training settings and must complete a minimum of 225 clinical field experience hours. Students will be instructed by various medical and allied health care personnel in required weekly seminars throughout the semester. Prerequisite: ATR 502. (2 units; Fall))

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR508-A A Warren, Lindsay 09/02/2014 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex
060
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ATR509 Practicum in Athltc Training IV

ATR509 Practicum in Athltc Training IV

This course provides athletic training students opportunity to make significant progress towards mastery of applied clinical proficiencies by demonstrating a high level of clinical performance that includes integrating previous knowledge, skills, and proficiencies into comprehensive patient care. Students should focus on their professional development, BOC exam preparation as well as demonstrating a high level of critical thinking and clinical decision making. Students are assigned to clinical instructors who directly supervise the students as they complete field experiences in athletic training settings and must complete a minimum of 225 clinical field experience hours. Students will be instructed by various medical and allied health care personnel in required weekly seminars throughout the semester. Prerequisite: ATR 503. (2 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR509-A A Warren, Lindsay 01/08/2014 Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex
060
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ATR510 Therapeutc Modalities

ATR510 Therapeutc Modalities

This course focuses on the theory and operation of various therapeutic modalities and medications which are used in the treatment of injuries to the physically active. The following categories of modalities will be included: infrared modalities, electrical stimulation modalities, therapeutic ultrasound, mechanical modalities, massage and other manual treatment techniques. Emphasis will be placed on their physiological effects, therapeutic indications and contraindications, and clinical application. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR510-A A MacDonald, Nicole Jean 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM James Complex
060
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ATR511 Functionl Anatomy for Athl Trnrs

ATR511 Functionl Anatomy for Athl Trnrs

This course deals with the study of the musculoskeletal and nervous system as they are involved in the science of human movement. (3 units; Summer)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Summer 2014 ATR511-A A STAFF, STAFF 06/16/2014 Monday, Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM James Complex
060
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ATR512 Emergencies in Athletic Training

ATR512 Emergencies in Athletic Training

This course prepares the student to be a First Responder and ready to give emergency care required for catastrophic and/or life-threatening injuries and illnesses to physically active individuals. Completion of this course provides certification in professional rescuer CPR, Bloodborne pathogens, AED and First Aid. (3 units; Summer)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Summer 2014 ATR512-A A STAFF, STAFF 06/16/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM James Complex
060
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**Students may satisfy ATR512 with documentation of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification or the completion of KIN 312 at California Baptist University.

ATR515 Therapeutc Exercise & Rehab

ATR515 Therapeutc Exercise & Rehab

This course focuses on the theory and practice of therapeutic exercise and rehabilitation techniques to restore human function. Students will be introduced to the components of rehabilitation design and implementation such as determining therapeutic goals, documenting progress, evaluating efficacy of the therapeutic program and ability to return to athletic participation. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR515-A A Baker, Jolene E. 01/08/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM James Complex
036
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ATR520 Evidnc-Based Resrch in Athl Trng

ATR520 Evidnc-Based Resrch in Athl Trng

This course provides an introduction to clinical research methodology and critical interpretation of the professional literature. Students will be able to develop focused clinical questions, conduct systematic evidence-based literature searches, identify levels of evidence and research design, critique methodology and summarize information, and determine the effectiveness and efficacy of an athletic training intervention utilizing evidence-based practice concepts. (3 units; Summer)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Summer 2014 ATR520-A A STAFF, STAFF 06/16/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM James Complex
060
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ATR525 Assess Lwr Extrmty Athltc Injry

ATR525 Assess Lwr Extrmty Athltc Injry

This course covers fundamentals of the injury evaluation process (HIPS), injury nomenclature and the assessment of injury/illness to the lower extremity, thorax and abdomen. The evaluation process will include the associated anatomy, etiology, special tests for differential assessment, immediate action plan and a referral plan. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR525-A A Warren, Lindsay 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM James Complex
060
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ATR530 Assess Upr Extrmty Athltc Injry

ATR530 Assess Upr Extrmty Athltc Injry

This course covers fundamentals of the injury evaluation process (HIPS), injury nomenclature and the assessment of injury and illness to the head, axial skeleton, and upper extremity. The evaluation process will include the associated anatomy, etiology, special tests for differential assessment, immediate action plan and a referral plan. Prerequisite: ATR 525. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR530-A A Warren, Lindsay 01/08/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM James Complex
060
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ATR536 Nutrition & Wellness in Ath Trng

ATR536 Nutrition & Wellness in Ath Trng

This course provides a foundation in the science of exercise nutrition and wellness. These foundational principles will be used in promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors and constructing sound nutritional and fitness recommendations as they apply to human physical activity and sports medicine. Current research concerning pharmacologic and nutritional ergogenic aids, disordered eating, fluid balance and thermoregulation, body composition, and risk factor screening will be discussed. (3 units, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR536-A A Baker, Jolene E. 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
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ATR540 Pathology of Injury & Illness

ATR540 Pathology of Injury & Illness

This course involves a systems approach to dealing with human disease. Fundamental etiology, progression, and epidemiology of injury, illness, and disease are discussed with a clinical emphasis. Pharmacology is studied as it relates to the field of athletic training. Included are the indications, contraindications, precautions, and interactions of medications and the governing regulations relevant to the treatment of injuries to and illnesses of athletes and others involved in physical activity. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR540-A A MacDonald, Nicole Jean 09/02/2014 Monday, Wednesday 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM James Complex
060
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ATR545 Mngmt & Prof Issues Athl Trnng

ATR545 Mngmt & Prof Issues Athl Trnng

This course addresses the organizational, administrative, and professional aspects of athletic training care for the physically active. Topics include: leadership, management, and administrative styles, personnel concerns, facilities and equipment management, budgetary administration, medical records, insurance issues, medico-legal aspects, public relations, computer use, federal and state regulation, pre-participation physical evaluations, drug testing, ethical issues in sports medicine, and other current topics of concern in athletic training. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR545-A A Baker, Jolene E. 01/08/2014 Monday, Wednesday 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM James Complex
060
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ATR550 Manual Therapy

ATR550 Manual Therapy

This course will familiarize the athletic training student with the theory, skills, and clinical application necessary to treat individuals with orthopedic dysfunction primarily related to soft tissue injury. Emphasis is placed on laboratory application and integration of theoretical constructs, evidence-based practice, examination, intervention, and measurement of outcomes. (3 units, Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 ATR550-A A Warren, Lindsay 09/02/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:20 AM James Complex
060
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ATR555 Therapeutic Interv for Msclskltl

ATR555 Therapeutic Interv for Msclskltl

This course emphasizes the theory and practice of therapeutic interventions utilized in athletic training. Focus will be applied to the application of physical, mechanical, and soft-tissue biomechanical principles in formulating a therapeutic intervention. Students will gain experience in identifying and utilizing organized and systematic clinical reasoning frameworks to improve clinical decision making expertise. Additional presentations will discuss the most recent clinical treatment applications discussed in the literature to treat the spectrum of the physically active population. (3 units, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2014 ATR555-A A Warren, Lindsay 01/08/2014 Tuesday, Thursday 9:30 AM - 10:50 AM James Complex
060
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