May 25, 2024  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 
    
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2020-21 [Archived Catalog]

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COED 6150 - Injury Prevention & Risk Management


This course explores the responsibilities of coaches toward athlete safety, pertaining to risk of injury, illness, rest, and appropriate recovery from injury.

Requisites:
Credit Hours: 3
Repeat/Retake Information: May not be retaken.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,PR,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will be able to identify responsibilities for different members of a sports medicine team.
  • Students will be able to explain intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors in sport and their causative factors in injury.
  • Students will be able to critically analyze various physical, psychological, emotional, and environmental issues that impact athlete safety.
  • Students will be able to articulate a return to play strategy for a previously injured athlete.
  • Students will be able to integrate best practices related to athlete safety in the design and delivery of coaching sessions/programs.



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