Curriculum & Courses

Curriculum & Courses

The Bachelor of Health and Physical Education – Athletic Therapy is comprised of

  • nine BHPE core requirements
  • 28 major course in Athletic Therapy
  • five General Education courses
- four Foundation General Education courses (one from each cluster) and one course from Tier 2

Core Requirements

  • HPED 1000 - Issues in Health and Physical Education
  • HPED 1010 - Historical and Philosophical Foundations
  • HPED 1020 - Leadership and Communication
  • HPED 1040 - Wellness and the Student - from Personal Health to Community Action
  • HPED 1070 - Foundations for Outdoor Leadership
  • HPED 2030 - Statistics and Research Methods
  • HPED 2050 - Professional Practice
  • HPED 3010 - Sociological Perspectives
  • HPED 5100 - Issues in Athletic Therapy

Athletic Therapy Major Requirements

  • HPED 1512 - Human Anatomy
  • HPED 1530 - Movement Education
  • HPED 1550 - Individual Activities
  • HPED 2112 - Clinical Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • HPED 2505 - Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • HPED 2507 - Nutrition and Health
  • HPED 2510 - Sport & Exercise Psychology
  • HPED 2514 - Human Physiology
  • HPED 2520 - Introductory and Intermediate Coaching
  • HPED 2830 - Flexibility and Relaxation
  • HPED 2850 - Introductory Strength Training
  • HPED 3030 - Research Methods and Statistics for Health Professionals
  • HPED 3110 - Musculoskeletal Assessment - Peripheral
  • HPED 3120 - Therapeutic Modalities
  • HPED 3130 - Rehabilitation Techniques I
  • HPED 3150 - Clinical Practicum I
  • HPED 3152 - Clinical Practicum II
  • HPED 3160 - Field Practicum I
  • HPED 3162 - Field Practicum II
  • HPED 3320 - Adapted Physical Activity
  • HPED 3514 - Exercise Physiology
  • HPED 3516 - Biomechanics
  • HPED 3518 - Physical Growth and Development
  • HPED 4110 - Musculoskeletal Assessment - Spinal
  • HPED 4130 - Rehabilitation Techniques II
  • HPED 4140 - Practical Clinical Management and Administration
  • HPED 4150 - Clinical and Field Practicum III
  • HPED 4152 - Clinical and Field Practicum IV
  • HPED 4518 - Motor Learning