Curriculum

Sports Medicine Curriculum

Basic Sports Skills
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS105 Concepts of a Team Physician 15 1
SMS112 Sports Medicine Emergency Management: NMS 15 1
SMS213 Taping lower extremity 15 1
SMS513 Athletic Performance Design 15 1
SMS605 Lower Extremity DDX to RTP 15 1
Sports Chiropractic Concepts
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS105 Concepts of a Team Physician 15 1
SMS211 Sports Nutrition 15 1
SMS212 Ergogenic Aids 15 1
SMS104 Special Considerations 15 1
SMS207 Sports Psychology 15 1
Clinical DDX to RTP
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS601 Advanced Spine DDX to RTP 15 1
SMS602 Upper Extremity DDX to RTP 15 1
SMS603 Internal Medicine and PPE 15 1
SMS604 Head/ Concussion DDX to RTP 15 1
SMS605 Lower Extremity DDX to RTP 15 1
Research
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS311 Clinical Case Reports 15 1
SMS312 Survey Research 15 1
SMS313 Publishing and Presenting Research 15 1
SMS314 Research Ethics 15 1
SMS315 Research Problems, Questions, and Hypothesis 15 1
Strength and Conditioning
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS510 Exercise Physiology Aerobic 15 1
SMS511 Exercise Physiology Anaerobic 15 1
SMS512 Effective Athlete Development 15 1
SMS513 Athletic Performance Design 15 1
SMS514 CSCS Exam Prep 15 1
Sideline Skills
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS111 Sports Medicine Emergency Management: Cardiovascular 15 1
SMS112 Sports Medicine Emergency Management: NMS 15 1
SMS213 Taping lower extremity 15 1
SMS214 Taping Upper Extremity 15 1
SMS215 Kinesiotaping and Bracing 15 1
Biomechanics
Course Number Course Title Hours Units
SMS701 Internal Biomechanics 15 1
SMS702 Upper Body Biomechanics 15 1
SMS703 Lower Body Biomechanics 15 1
SMS704 Trunk Biomechanics 15 1
SMS705 Biomechanics of Throwing, Pushing, and Lifting Movement Patterns 15 1

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