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HLTH039: Introduction to Sports Medicine

Credits: 0.5 units/5 hours
4 Evaluations, 2 Projects, 2 Progress Tests

UC a-g Approved
Dual Enrollment

In this course, students will explore different elements of sports medicine such as common injuries to both the upper and lower extremities, basic first aid for these injuries, and safety in sports. Students will also explore different careers in the field of sports medicine such as the education and training required.

Prerequisite: One semester of Anatomy and Physiology

*Earn college credit for this course! Dual enrollment is available through the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO). Contact UNHS Customer Service for more information. (NOTE: To earn dual enrollment credit, registration must be completed with both UNHS and UNO.)

Course Materials


 Textbook: Pfeiffer and Mangus’s Concepts of Athletic Training Eighth Edition, 2023, Jones & Bartlett Learning. (ISBN for Print Textbook: 9781284127300; ISBN for eBook: 9781284257267)

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Tuition (HLTH039055)

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Administrative Fee

Course Price $300.00

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