2020 Winter Trimester

Associate of Applied Science in Therapeutic Massage (Evening)

Curriculum**

Trimester 1

SBS1001ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY 1

4

BLS1001BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

0

SMT1160ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM

2

SMT0040FIRST AID

0

SBS1500MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

1

SMT1700RELAXATION MASSAGE 1

2.5

Total Credit Hours:9.5

Trimester-3

Elective Courses

In addition to the course requirements, students in the AAS in Massage Therapy program must complete six credits of electives.

NUE1112ADVANCED NUTRITION

1.5

SME1100REFLEXOLOGY 1

1.5

SME1101REFLEXOLOGY 2

2.0

SME1105REIKI LEVEL 1

1

SME1107FOUNDATIONS OF HEALING TOUCH, COURSE 1

1

SME1220FUNCTIONAL ANATOMY

1.5

SME1230INTRO TO CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY

1

SME1240TRAUMA INFORMED HEALTHCARE

1

SME1300INFANT AND PEDIATRIC MASSAGE

1.5

SME1320SPORTS MASSAGE

0.5

SME1330ADVANCED CLINICAL TRAINING: NEUROMUSCULAR THERAPY AND FASCIAL TECHNIQUES

3.5

SME1335ADVANCED CLINICAL TECHNIQUES: WORKING WITH SCAR TISSUE AND SCARS

1.5

SME1350ENERGY BASED MEDICINE

2

SME1360ORTHOPEDIC CARE

2.5

SME1370ORTHOPEDIC TESTING

0.5

SME1380CORRECTIVE EXERCISE

1

SME1400INSURANCE BILLING PRACTICES FOR MASSAGE THERAPY

0.5

SME1610INTRODUCTION TO CHINESE MEDICINE AND CUPPING

1.5

SME2950MASSAGE THERAPY FOR THE MEDICALLY COMPLEX

2

Total Credit Hours: 41

* Other NWHSU courses may be eligible based on prerequisite requirements.

In addition to the course and elective requirements, students in the AAS Massage Therapy program must complete the following coursework:

6.0 Credits from the Communications category
6.0 Credits from the Social Sciences category
3.0 Credits from the Humanities category