University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Graduate Courses in Rehabilitation & Movement Sci (RMS)

RMS 213 - Biomechanics of Human Movement
Students learn to apply kinesiology and biomechanical principles and concepts to the analysis of human movement, posture, joint structure and function, and gait. Pre/co-requisites: ANPS 019/ANPS 020, and Undergraduate Physics.
Credits: 3.00
RMS 220 - Research I
Focus is on critical analysis of research literature. Emphasis on critically reading and interpreting published research regarding applicability to the practice of health care professionals. Pre/co-requisite: Undergraduate Statistics.
Credits: 3.00
RMS 244 - Patient Mgmt Therapeutic Modal
Lecture/laboratory experience re theory and application skills for therapeutic modalities including heat, cold, light, water, sound, electricity, massage, traction, pneumatic pressure, and biofeedback. Pre/co-requisite: ANPS 019/ANPS 020.
Credits: 3.00
RMS 351 - Exercise in Health and Disease
Effects of exercise on physiological function, emphasizing muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular, pulmonary, neurological and endocrine systems, and the relationship of diet/exercise to health/wellness across the lifespan. Prerequisites: DPT major or Graduate standing; Anatomy/Physiology recommended.
Credits: 3.00