Human Movement Sciences - Mission

Student Learning Outcomes

Athletic Training

Upon completion of the Athletic Training Program, students will be able to: 

  • Show proficiency in the eight areas of athletic training competency
  • Demonstrate critical decision-making and problem-solving skills in injury prevention, athletic risk management, and health care administration
  • Recognize, identify, and evaluate signs and symptoms to diagnose athletic injuries and illness
  • Design, implement, and assess treatment and rehabilitation protocols and reconditioning programs
  • Make ethical decisions in professional practice
  • Exhibit leadership skills in athletic training
  • Integrate technology into professional practice
  • Apply athletic training knowledge to current issues in various health care settings

 

Exercise Science

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate issues which relate to health, fitness, and sports
  • Demonstrate an ability to design and implement fitness and rehabilitative programs for the general and athletic population
  • Critically analyze concepts of the basic sciences, nutrition, and psychology in regard to the relationship to human movement
  • Understand the importance of physical activity on health and wellness and promote these ideas to the general public
  • Advocate health and safety techniques in the prevention of injuries in the sport and fitness setting
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors through an understanding of administrative issues and practical experiences in the field of exercise science.

 

Physical Education

Upon completion of the physical education requirement, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of safe and healthy behaviors toward wellness and fitness
  • Show an appreciation for lifetime fitness activities as it relates to health and longevity
  • Understand the relationship between physical fitness and wellness and its application to all phases of life

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