The Certificate in Sports Injury Health Care
Course Requirements for the Certificate: 30 units
The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required
of all candidates for this certificate.
Candidates for the certificate must be accepted by the university, but
it is not necessary to complete the requirements for a bachelors degree
in order to receive the Certificate in Sports Injury Health Care. An overall
grade point average of 2.5 and a minimum grade of C for each course are
required for the certificate.
5 courses required:
BIOL 003 Human Anatomy 3.0 FS *
BIOL 004 Human Physiology 3.0 FS *
PHED 116 Prin Spt Injury Mgt 4.0 FS
Prerequisites: Basic First Aid or equivalent course; faculty permission.
PHED 180A Physiology of Exercise 4.0 FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 004.
PHED 185 Biomechanics 4.0 FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 003 or faculty permission for non-majors, basic computer
4 courses selected from:
PHED 117 Advanced Athletic Training 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: PHED 116.
PHED 181 Recondition Athletic Injuries 3.0 SP
Prerequisites: PHED 116; a course in anatomy is recommended.
PHED 186 Sports Epidemiology 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or faculty permission.
PHED 187 Intro Fieldwork Athl Training 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 003; Basic First Aid; CPR; PHED 116;
PHED 188 Adv Fieldwork in Athl Training 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: PHED 117; PHED 181; PHED 187; Basic First Aid and CPR cards;
PHED 285 Seminar in Sports Medicine 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 003, BIOL 004, PHED 100 or faculty permission, PHED
PHED 286 Anat/Patho Aspects of Sports Inj 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 003, BIOL 004, PHED 185.
PHED 288 Sem Sport/Phys Act Health Care 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: PHED 117, PHED 181.