HS 161 Medical Terminology - 1 Hour

The course includes a study of terms relating to medical technology and practice, health sciences fields, and ancillary hospital services, including abbreviations, spelling, and pronunciation. Some individual computer work required. Offered fall semester Quad A for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 162 Introduction to Health Sciences - 1 Hour

This course serves as an introduction to the allied health care disciplines of Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Physician Assistant and Pre-Nursing, including the education prerequisite, curriculum, credentialing, licensing, and work conditions. Emphasis on planning and securing discipline specific clinical experiences during the student's undergraduate experience. Offered fall semester Quad B for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 165X Responding to Emergencies and Sport Safety Training - 3 Hours

Collegiate-level American Red Cross course that certifies participants in Community CPR, RTE First Aid, and Sport Safety Training. Includes the importance of a safe and healthy lifestyle, basic prevention and care of acute trauma injuries, sudden and chronic illnesses. Laboratory skills, practicum, and observation are included. Laboratory fee. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Cross-listed with HPW 165X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 168 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injury - 4 Hours

A lecture/laboratory approach providing foundation for pursuing a career in athletic training. A systematic approach to conditioning principles, emergency preparation, protective taping/wrapping skills, injury mechanism, resulting pathology, and care of injuries by participation of the physically active in sport/recreation. Policy, procedures, and observation of the athletic training room are included. Prerequisites: HS 161 and current American Red Cross Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent), HS 162, or consent of instructor. Laboratory fee. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 201X Physiology of Exercise - 3 Hours

A systematic approach to the study of the function of the human body during physical activity and recovery. Emphasis is placed on how the physiology of the sedentary body responds and adapts to both acute and chronic workloads. The application of these principles to exercise prescription for the achievement of optimal fitness and athletic performance will be applied. Laboratory is included. Prerequisites: BIO 140 or BIO 340-341 and current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent) or consent of instructor. Laboratory fee. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Cross-listed with HPW 201X, BIO 201X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 202X Nutrition - 3 Hours

Effects of nutrition on performance and health emphasizing various methods of nutritional analysis, effects of current dietary practices, basic behavior modification techniques, nutritional needs of competitive and special populations, ergogenic aids and referral resources. Prerequisite: HPW 180. Offered each semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Cross-listed with HPW 202X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 211 Guided Field Experience and Skills Assessment I - 0-2 Hours

The first course in a series of two practicum courses designed to provide the Level II athletic training student with guided instruction, supervision and assessment of the Athletic Training Education Competencies, Current Edition. The clinical competencies and proficiencies are adjusted to assist the athletic training student in developing mastery of each, using a flexible modular approach. The athletic training student is expected to complete each module in the semester it is assigned. Prerequisite: HS 168 or consent of Program Director. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Laboratory fee. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 212 Guided Field Experience and Skills Assessment II - 0-2 Hours

The second course in a series of four practicum courses designed to provide the athletic training student with guided instruction, supervision and assessment of the Athletic Training Education Competencies, CurrentEdition. The clinical competencies and proficiencies are adjusted to assist the athletic training student in developing mastery of each, using a flexible modular approach. The athletic training student is expected to complete each module in the semester it is assigned. Prerequisite: HS 211 or consent of the Program Director. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 261 Advanced Techniques and Assessment of Athletic Injuries I - 2 Hours

The first semester of a sequenced lecture/laboratory course designed to assess injuries that are associated with athletic competition and the physically active. On-site and clinical assessment of injuries, proper referral, and an understanding of diagnostic equipment utilized in the medical field are included. Critical thinking in realistic scenarios is emphasized. Prerequisites: HS 168 and current American Red Cross Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent) or consent of instructor. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 262 Advanced Techniques and Assessment of Athletic Injuries II - 2 Hours

The second semester of a sequenced lecture/laboratory course designed to assess injuries that are associated with athletic competition and the physically active. On-site and clinical assessment of injuries, proper referral, and an understanding of diagnostic equipment utilized in the medical field are included. Critical thinking in realistic scenarios is emphasized. Prerequisites: HS 168, HS 261, and current American Red Cross Community First Aid and CPR certification instructor (or acceptable equivalent) or consent of instructor. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 305 Health Science Applications - 1-4 Hours

In-depth instructional, teaching, or laboratory experience designed to enhance the student's expertise, critical thinking, laboratory and communication skills in any of several areas. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: invitation of instructor. Instructor's consent by signature required. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 311 Guided Field Experience and Skills Assessment III - 0-2 Hours

The third course in a series of four practicum courses designed to provide the athletic training student with guided instruction, supervision and assessment of the Athletic Training Education Competencies, Current Edition. The clinical competencies and proficiencies are adjusted to assist the athletic training student in developing mastery of each, using a flexible modular approach. The athletic training student is expected to complete each module in the semester it is assigned. Prerequisite: HS 212 or consent of Program Director. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Laboratory fee. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 312 Guided Field Experience and Skills Assessment IV - 0-2 Hours

The fourth and final course in a series of four practicum courses designed to provide the athletic training student with guided instruction, supervision and assessment of the Athletic Training Education Competencies, Current Edition. The clinical competencies and proficiencies are adjusted to assist the athletic training student in developing mastery of each, using a flexible modular approach. The athletic training student is expected to complete each module in the semester it is assigned. Prerequisite: HS 311 or consent of the program director. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 350 Topics in Health Sciences - 3-4 Hours

Utilizing the current literature, this course examines an advanced topic in a field of health sciences. Prerequisites: BIO 111, CH 103 or CH 111-CH 112, or consent of the instructor. Course may be repeated with different topic. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 351X Biomechanics - 3 Hours

Theory and application of the interrelationships of the anatomical and mechanical principles governing human movement. Emphasis is placed on activities of sport and daily living. Laboratory is included. Prerequisites: BIO 140 or BIO 340-341, current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent), or consent of instructor. Laboratory fee. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Cross-listed with HPW 351X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 360 General Medical Conditions in the Physically Active - 3 Hours

The course covers the knowledge, skills, and values that the entry-level certified athletic trainer must possess to recognize, treat, and refer when appropriate the general medical conditions of athletes and other physically active individuals. Major areas of study include various body systems, common illnesses and ailments, and athletic implications for common medical conditions, such as diabetes, asthma, and weather-related illnesses. Prerequisite: HS 168. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 364 Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Exercise - 3 Hours

The course will examine the scientific basis for progression in rehabilitation and therapeutic exercise. Specific techniques for numerous anatomical and physiological dysfunction will be critiqued and applied. Designed in a lecture/laboratory setting for those pursuing a career in athletic training or other health sciences professions. Prerequisites: HS 168, current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent) or consent of instructor. Laboratory fee. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 366 Therapeutic Modalities and Pharmacology - 3 Hours

A lecture/laboratory course designed to examine the theory and application of therapeutic modalities, as well as the field of pharmacology and ergogenic aids. The class will emphasize the development of critical thinking skills and application of scientific principles to the critique and use of products currently on the market. Prerequisites: HS 168, current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent) or consent of instructor. Laboratory fee. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 380 Advanced Functional Anatomy - 3 Hours

This course provides an advanced study of the functional anatomy of the human body through the interrelationship of structure and function. An emphasis on how injury, illness, and disease impact the ability of the human body to perform activities of daily living. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 410 Health Sciences Seminar - 1 Hour

This course includes presentations and discussions of selected papers, topics of current interest in the field, senior research projects by students, and invited speakers. Starting in the student's second year in a Health Sciences major, this course must be taken each semester it is offered until graduation or changing of major. The student will audit all semesters except one. During the spring semester of the student's senior year, the course must be taken for credit and a senior presentation will be required. Prerequisite: major in the Health Sciences or consent of the instructor. This course fulfills the IDS 499X Integrative Thought Capstone requirement for students in the Athletic Training major. Offered every semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 446 Field Internship - 3-12 Hours

Professional internship experience in an applied field under the dual supervision of a Trinity College faculty member in the Division of Science Technology and Health and a practicing on-site professional. Prerequisites: senior status, completion of all preprofessional coursework, departmental approval, and current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent). Satisfies the Professional Experience Requirement. Offered each semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 450 Independent Study - 1-4 Hours

Research and specialized studies designed to meet the needs of individual students. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 454X Measurement, Research, Statistics and Technology - 3 Hours

A lecture/laboratory approach to the measurement techniques, instruments, research methodology, and technology used in the fields of human performance and wellness/health sciences. The course focuses on test selection/construction criteria, standardized tests, and techniques employed in the measurement of the cognitive, affective, and psychomotor domains. Common statistical models will be used to evaluate the measurement results and to apply them in the processes of exercise prescription and wellness counseling. Laboratory is included. Prerequisites: HPW 201X or HS 351X, and current Community First Aid and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent). Laboratory fee. Offered fall semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Cross-listed with HPW 454X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 456 Administration - 3 Hours

A capstone course covering theories, procedures, and decision-making skills for management of various institutions and agencies in the fields of human performance and wellness/health sciences. Topics include organization, personnel, facilities and equipment, legal issues, budget and accounting, ethics, and meeting the needs of the consumer. Prerequisites: BIO 140 or BIO 340-341, HS 201X or consent of instructor. Offered fall semester in even-numbered years for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 470 Undergraduate Research - 1-4 Hours

A course involving clinical, laboratory or library investigation of a research problem under faculty supervision. Course requirements include a literature survey, research, a written formal report, and oral presentation of results in either the Health Sciences (HS 410), Biology (BIO 410), or Chemistry (CH 410) Seminar courses. Prerequisites: HS 168 and at least one of the following: BIO 340-BIO 341, HS 261-HS 262. Instructor's consent required. May be repeated for credit. (A laboratory fee may be required, depending on the nature of the project.) Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 480 Professional Rotation in Health Sciences - 1-6 Hours

This course is a supervised experience in one or more professional environment(s) which demonstrates the student's ability to relate knowledge and skills developed in the major to practical tasks in the workplace or clinical setting. It is designed as an internship with a healthcare professional and may include observation, practicum, and research in health sciences. This course may be taken three times with different internship responsibilities. Open to majors in the Health Sciences department or by consent of instructor. Planning placement options with the instructor one semester prior to enrollment is required. Satisfies the Professional Experience Requirement. Prerequisites: HS 168, current Community First Aid, and CPR certification (or acceptable equivalent). Offered each semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Laboratory fee. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.

HS 490 Seminar in Exercise Science - 1 Hour

This course includes presentations and discussions of selected papers, topics of current interest in the field, student research projects and invited guest speakers. Emphasis on ethical decision-making processes and preparation to enter the discipline specific work force. Prerequisite: major in the discipline or consent of the department chair. This course fulfills the IDS 499X Integrative Thought Capstone requirement for students in the Exercise Science major. Offered spring semester for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.