University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Spring 2018

Subject: Athletic Training

AT 158 - Fundamentals of Athletic Trng

This is a required course for students admitted into the Athletic Training Education Program, to be completed during their first year of study. The course has both lecture and laboratory components. Pre/co-requisite: AT 168.

AT 160 - Practicum in Athletic Trng II

Course two in a series of practicum courses that sequentially develop clinical skills in a laboratory learning environment.

AT 162 - Practicum in Athletic Trng IV

Course four in a series of practicum courses that sequentially develop clinical skills in a laboratory learning environment.

AT 168 - Directed Obsv. in Athl Trng

Students will be expected to complete 50 hours of directed observation experience in the athletic training setting, or as assigned by the instructor.

AT 170 - Clinical Experience in AT II

Students gain clinical experiences under the direct supervision of an ATEP approved preceptor.

AT 172 - Clinical Experience in AT IV

Students gain clinical experiences under the direct supervision of an ATEP approved preceptor.

AT 174 - Clinical Experience in AT VI

The senior clinical experience shall consist of supervised fieldwork designed to give students a culminating experience for their professional development. These traditionally consist of both on and off-campus experiences in various settings including high-school, college, orthopedic clinics, and research. Prerequisites: Senior standing in Athletic Training Education Program.

AT 185 - Injury Eval & Recognition II

Evaluation and recognition of injuries to the spine and upper extremities. Areas covered include injury mechanisms, etiology, pathology, and clinical signs and symptoms. Pre/co-requisite: AT 184.

AT 191 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

AT 192 - Senior Seminar in AT II

This seminar serves as a capstone senior course with a primary focus on preparation for the Board of Certification (BOC) exam for ATs. Students also present a case study or debate a current professional topic in preparation for professional matriculation. Prerequisites: AT 159, AT 160, AT 161, AT 162, AT 184, AT 185, AT 187, AT 189, AT 190, RMS 188, RMS 244.

AT 195 - Special Topics

Contemporary issues in the field of Athletic Training. Topics include: pharmacology, general medical conditions and disabilities, male & female health issues, and psychology in sport. Prerequisites: Junior standing and Athletic Training major.

AT 295 - Special Topics

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