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PESS 258. Coaching Volleyball

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Theory and practice of coaching volleyball.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 259. Coaching Tennis

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Theory and practice of coaching tennis.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 260. Coaching Softball

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Theory and practice of coaching softball.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 275. Golf

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Stroke development, rules, terminology, and strategies. Green fee required.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 290. Basketball

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: The basic skills and knowledge used in playing basketball. Optional grading.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 300. Motor Behavior

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Study of how humans learn motor skills during the developmental stages with emphasis on normal, delayed, and abnormal motor patterns.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


PESS 303. Orientation to Athletic Training

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Orientation to the profession of athletic training. Requires a minimum of 8 to 10 hours per week observation in the athletic training rooms.
Prerequisites: PESS 304
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 304. Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Introductory course to the field of athletic training, including scientific and clinical foundations of athletic training and sports medicine.
Prerequisites: PESS 249
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


PESS 305. Officiating Football for Men

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Techniques and rules involved in officiating high school football.
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 306. Officiating Basketball

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Techniques and rules involved in officiating high school basketball.
Semester Offered: Spring


PESS 307. Athletic Training Clinical Experience I

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Application of the required athletic training competencies from PESS 304 in specific clinical settings. Requires a minimum of 15 hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week depending on sport assignments.
Prerequisites: PESS 304
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


PESS 308. Athletic Training Clinical Experience II

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Application of the required athletic training competencies from PESS 313 in specific clinical settings. Requires a minimum of 15 hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week depending on sport assignments.
Prerequisites: PESS 307, PESS 313
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 309. Athletic Training Clinical Experience III

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Application of the required athletic training competencies from PESS 314 in specific clinical settings. Requires a minimum of 15 hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week depending on sport assignments.
Prerequisites: PESS 308, PESS 314
Semester Offered: Spring


PESS 310. Athletic Training Clinical Experience IV

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Application of the required athletic training competencies from PESS 315 in specific clinical settings. Requires a minimum of 15 hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week depending on sport assignments.
Prerequisites: HLTH 406, PESS 309, PESS 315, PESS 448
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 311. Athletic Training Clinical Experience V

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Application of the required athletic training competencies from PESS 316 in specific clinical settings. Requires a minimum of 15 hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week depending on sport assignments.
Prerequisites: HLTH 412/512, PESS 310, PESS 316, PESS 449
Semester Offered: Spring


PESS 312. Inclusive Techniques for Diverse Populations in Health & Physical Education

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Inclusive teaching techniques, adaptations and modifications for children from diverse populations in health and physical education settings. PreK-12.
Prerequisites: PESS 300
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 313. Athletic Injury Assessment-Lower Extremity

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Scientific and clinical foundations of specific concepts relative to injury evaluation, management, and treatment of athletic injuries to the lower extremities.
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 314. Athletic Injury Assessment--Upper Extremity

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Assessing the severity of athletic injuries and illnesses with emphasis placed on recognizing and evaluating signs and symptoms associated with illnesses and injuries to the upper extremities.
Prerequisites: PESS 307, PESS 313
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 315. Therapeutic Modalities in Athletic Training

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Theory, biophysical principles and the range of potential sports medicine applications for the various physical agent modalities are covered.
Prerequisites: HLTH 210, PESS 308, PESS 313, PESS 314, PESS 349
Semester Offered: Spring


PESS 316. Rehabilitation Techniques in Athletic Training

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: A comprehensive guide to the design, implementation, and supervision of rehabilitation programs for sports-related injuries, with an emphasis on the practical application of theory in a clinical setting.
Prerequisites: HLTH 406, PESS 309, PESS 314, PESS 315, PESS 448
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 317. Evidence Guided Practice in Athletic Training

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Examination of medical literature related to the practice of Athletic Training and the development of the NATA position statements.
Prerequisites: Admitted to the ATP
Semester Offered: Spring


PESS 318. General Medical Conditions and Pharmacology for Athletic Trainers

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Examination of common medical conditions related to Athletic Training practice and basic pharmacology.
Prerequisites: Admitted to the ATP, PESS 317
Semester Offered: Fall


PESS 321. Officiating Women's Volleyball

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Techniques, rules, problems and procedures. NAGWS rating prossible.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 324. Judging Women's Gymnastics

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Preparation for judging women's gymnastics at high school level. National Federation and Minnesota State High School League rules applied.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


PESS 326. Officiating Wrestling

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Techniques and rules involved in officiating men's high school wrestling.
Semester Offered: DEMAND






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