Courses

Athletic Training Practicum I

SAR AT 205 (1 credits)

Initial exposure to the role and skills of an athletic trainer. Includes certification in Emergency Cardiac Care. 1 credit

Athletic Training Practicum II

SAR AT 304 (2 credits)

This clinical course integrates the fundamental principles of patient care, evidence-based practice, cultural competence, ethical decision making, and communication with students' clinical education experiences completed under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor.

2015FALLSARAT304 A1, Sep 4th to Dec 4th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
F 12:00 pm 1:00 pm PSY 212
2015FALLSARAT304 A2, Sep 4th to Dec 4th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
F 12:00 pm 1:00 pm CAS 424

Athletic Training Practicum III

SAR AT 305 (2 credits)

This clinical course builds on content covered in AT 304: Athletic Training Practicum I with a focus on integrating foundations of professional practice, principles of patient care, and evidence-based practice, with students' clinical experiences completed under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor.

Foundations of Athletic Training

SAR AT 355 (4 credits)

This is the first course in a two- part series on exam and diagnosis, focusing on acute care in athletic training. Emphasis will be placed on the role of the athletic trainer in prevention, diagnosis, and referral of patients in acute distress. This course lays the foundation of evaluation with concentration on primary and secondary surveys particularly during emergency situations. Clinical decision making and hands-on skills are emphasized.

2015FALLSARAT355 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:00 pm 1:00 pm SAR 104
2015FALLSARAT355 B1, Sep 3rd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 8:00 am 9:30 am SAR B08
2015FALLSARAT355 B2, Sep 3rd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 9:30 am 11:00 am SAR B08

Examination and Diagnosis of Orthopedic Conditions

SAR AT 356 (4 credits)

Evaluation and diagnosis of patients with upper and lower extremity orthopedic conditions; also includes immediate management of orthopedic injuries.

Clinical Athletic Training I

SAR AT 404 (4 credits)

Continued athletic training experience under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor. This course includes content relating to examination of the head and spine and situational orthopedic and taping assessments.

2015FALLSARAT404 A1, Sep 4th to Dec 4th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
F 8:00 am 10:00 am SAR 104
2015FALLSARAT404 B1, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 10:00 am 12:00 pm SAR B08

Clinical Athletic Training II

SAR AT 405 (4 credits)

Continued athletic training experience under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor. This course includes content relating to the examination and management of patients with non-orthopedic conditions. A focus on developing proficiency in the examination of patients with orthopedic conditions is accomplished via situational orthopedic assessments.

Orthopedic Rehabilitation

SAR AT 430 (5 credits)

This course will identify various approaches to assessing patients of all levels of function and implementing appropriate, evidence-based, interventions aimed at improving and enhancing function throughout a performance spectrum.

Organization and Administration of Athletic Training

SAR AT 432 (2 credits)

An overview of administrative and organizational concepts that relate to health care entitiesthat provide athletic training services. A problem-solving approach to facility design, fiscal management and management, insurance, and legal issues is used.

2015FALLSARAT432 A1, Sep 8th to Dec 8th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 8:00 am 9:30 am SAR 220

Ind Study

SAR AT 497 (Var credits)

2015FALLSARAT497 C1, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Clinical Athletic Training III

SAR AT 504 (4 credits)

Continued athletic training experience under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor. Course content relates to career planning, pharmacology, psychology of injury and recovery, and non-orthopedic conditions

2015FALLSARAT504 A1, Sep 14th to Dec 7th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 8:00 am 10:00 am SAR 220
2015FALLSARAT504 B1, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 8:00 am 9:00 am SAR ARR
2015FALLSARAT504 B2, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 9:00 am 10:00 am SAR ARR

Clinical Athletic Training IV

SAR AT 505 (4 credits)

Continued athletic training experience under the supervision and guidance of a preceptor. Course content includes examination of contemporary issues in a group-based discussion format.

Patient-Oriented Evidence for Athletic Trainers

SAR AT 672 (Var credits)

This course, arranged to meet the needs of the individual student, is designed to provide the student with a substantial foundation in core knowledge and clinical application of the principles of evidence-based practice. Faculty will work with students to determine their baseline level of knowledge regarding foundations and application of EBP principles. Working from this baseline, specific learning objectives and expected outcomes will be determined.

2015FALLSARAT672 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Freshman Year Experience

SAR HP 150 (0 credits)

This course is designed to provide an orientation to freshmen about the college experience. Expectations, guidelines and resources will be made available to aid freshmen in making informed decisions about the quality of their education while clarifying and enhancing the students' experiences with the Boston University community. Interaction with faculty advisors and peer mentors is provided.

2015FALLSARHP150 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 12:00 pm 1:00 pm SAR 101

Introduction to the Health and Rehabilitation Professions

SAR HP 151 (2 credits)

Freshmen Seminar. Exploration of the roles and functions of the health and rehabilitation disciplines. Introduction to the health care system and its impact on society. Sargent students only.

2015FALLSARHP151 A1, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 1:00 pm 2:30 pm SAR 200
2015FALLSARHP151 A2, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 9:30 am 11:00 am SAR 200
2015FALLSARHP151 A3, Sep 8th to Dec 8th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 2:00 pm 3:30 pm SAR 200
2015FALLSARHP151 A4, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 1:00 pm 2:30 pm SAR 200
2015FALLSARHP151 A5, Sep 2nd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 9:30 am 11:00 am SAR 200
2015FALLSARHP151 A7, Sep 2nd to Dec 9th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 2:30 pm 4:00 pm SED 307

Occupation and Health

SAR HP 220 (2 credits)

Exploration of the factors that influence how people spend their time, including their choice of activity and their ability to perform important and meaningful activities, and of the impact of these occupations on health and well-being across the life course.

Introduction to Critical Inquiry in Behavior and Health

SAR HP 225 (2 credits)

This course provides foundation skills in effective and efficient search of information resources relevant to the study of behavior and health, including on-line databases (e.g., PubMed, PsychInfo, CINAHL, NARIC), government sites, and other web sources. Students will learn basic skills to critically evaluate these information sources and to evaluate published research using quantitative and qualitative methods as needed to write a research-based paper.

2015FALLSARHP225 A1, Sep 14th to Dec 7th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 3:00 pm 4:30 pm SAR 104

Health and Disability Across the Lifespan

SAR HP 252 (4 credits)

Overview of healthy development across the lifespan followed by an examination of common conditions that typically begin in certain stages. Each condition will be examined for its individual, group and systemic impacts.

2015FALLSARHP252 A1, Sep 3rd to Dec 10th 2015
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:30 am SAR 101

Health Conditions across the Life Course

SAR HP 320 (4 credits)

Overview of medical and psychosocial aspects of selected chronic diseases, with a particular focus on the impact of the disease and its management on the person's daily life.

Introduction to Sports Medicine

SAR HP 345 (2 credits)

Intended for students interested in sports, coaching, medicine and exercise, this course provides an introduction to prevention of injury and illness, basic exercise principles, and first aid for an active population.