Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries - 3
An introduction to the field of sports medicine. Evaluation, rehabilitation and prevention of athletic injuries. Major emphasis will be on prevention of injuries and performance enhancement, through pre-screening for potential biomechanical deficiencies, strength training, conditioning, flexibility, nutrition and proper hydration techniques. The instructor will properly advise students who take this course of limitations and proper skills applications. Hours: 36 lect., 54 lab. Field trip required. Offered: F, S. CCS: Liberal Arts & Sciences. Transferable: UC, CSU and private colleges.