Spring 2021 Course Syllabus
Course: KINE-2356- Section: 01
Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
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Instructor Information
Instructor Kento Anjima
Phone(409) 984-6298
Location:Carl Parker Multipurpose Building - Room: 121
Hours:By appointment
COVID 19 Information The Lamar State College Port Arthur (LSCPA) Student Code of Conduct COVID 19 Policy requires students who have been exposed to COVID 19 or diagnosed with COVID 19 to report their condition on the COVID 19 Notification Form (available via a link on the Student Code of Conduct COVID19 webpage). This information will be provided to the Dean of Student Services. In addition, this policy requires all students to wear face coverings in compliance with the criteria included in the policy. For more information please refer to the COVID 19 link on the LSCPA website.
Course Information
Description Prevention and care of athletic injuries with emphasis on qualities of a good athletic trainer, avoiding accidents and injuries, recognizing signs and symptoms of specific sports injuries and conditions, immediate and long-term care of injuries, and administration procedures in athletic training.
Prerequisites None
Learning Outcomes Understand the role of the athletic trainer as a health care provider
Identify principles of physical conditioning
Apply proper taping techniques
Understand the concept of rehabilitation
Define and utilize universal precautions when dealing with wounds
Understand the basic components of an off-the-field examination (SOAP)
Explain the basic principles and concepts of ergonomics and their relationship to the prevention of illness and injury
Core Objectives * Communication Skills: Students will demonstrate effective written, oral and visual communication.
* Critical Thinking Skills: Students will engage in creative and/or innovative thinking, and/or inquiry, analysis, evaluation, synthesis of information, organizing concepts and constructing solutions.
* Empirical and Quantitative Skills: Students will demonstrate applications of scientific and mathematical concepts.
Program Student Learning Outcomes SLO 1: Students will be able to recognize and discuss the major biomechanical factors occurring in common sports injuries.
SLO 2: Students will be able to skillfully tape a variety of musculoskeletal problems associated with sports injury.
Textbooks Textbook Purchasing Statement: A student attending Lamar State College Port Arthur is not under any obligation to purchase a textbook from the college-affiliated bookstore. The same textbook may also be available from an independent retailer, including an online retailer.

Arnheim’s Principle of Athletic Training, Sixteenth Edition; William E. Prentice (NOT required)
Lecture Topics
Ch 1 What is Athletic Training    

Ch 2 Basic Athletic Training Terminologies

Ch 3 Tissue healing, Wound care

Ch 4 Ankle Anatomy, MOIs, Ankle taping

Ch 5 Knee Anatomy, MOIs, taping

Ch 6 Hip Anatomy, MOIs, taping

Ch 7 Shoulder Anatomy, MOIs, taping

Ch 8 Elbow Wrist Anatomy, MOIs, taping

Ch 9 Rehabilitation, Return to play

Ch 10 Modalities

Ch 11 Emergency care
Major Assignments
Final Exam Date May 7, 2021 - 9:00 AM   Through  May 7, 2021 - 9:50 AM
Grading Scale A: 90-100 %
B: 80-89 %
C: 70-79 %
D: 60-69 %
F: 59% or lower
Determination of
Final Grade
20%: Participation/Assignments
25%: Final Exam +Final Practical
20%: Exam 1 + Practical 1
20%: Exam 2 + Practical 2
15%: Chapter Quiz
Course Policies
Instructor Policies “Make-up’s” for quizzes, exams, assignments, and skills testing are permitted ONLY when the instructor is notified prior to the activity.
Attendance Policy None
Academic Honesty Academic honesty is expected from all students, and dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated. Please consult the LSC-PA policies (Section IX, subsection A, in the Faculty Handbook) for consequences of academic dishonesty.
Facility Policies
  1. No food or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

  2. Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom, except by special instructor permission.

  3. Use of electronic devices is prohibited.
Important Information
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Other None
HB 2504 This syllabus is part of LSC-PA's efforts to comply with Texas House Bill 2504.
Health, Fitness, and Sports
Phone:(409) 983-4921

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