Sport injuries 180

Module code JXE 180
Qualification UPOnline
Faculty Faculty of Education
Module content

The purpose of this module is to introduce students to the principles of injury prevention, management and risk related to sports injuries. Principles of first aid, causes of injuries, soft-tissue injuries, sport massage and fundamentals of strapping will be covered. This module also incorporates basic first aid management as well as the management and referral guidelines for athletes with injuries and with the aim of providing a current and well guided understanding of best practice for the individual working within a sport environment.

Module credits 10.00
NQF Level 05
Prerequisites JLO 180, JLZ 180
Contact time Fully online
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Humanities Education
Period of presentation UPOnline Short Intake

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