2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MSSG 1413 - Anatomy & Physiology for Massage

Credit Hours: 4
Contact Hours - Lecture: 3 Lab: 2
 In-depth coverage of the structure and function of the human body. Includes cell structure and function, tissues, body organization, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems. Emphasizes homeostasis/wellness care. Meets the minimum 75-contact-hour requirement for Anatomy and Physiology for licensure. Students must complete an application process including an online application.
Prerequisite: Instructor approval
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Identify the anatomical structure of the human body. 2 - Explain the relationship of the structure of the body to the practice of massage therapy. 3 - Describe the processes, mechanisms, and functions of whole body systems. 4 - Explain the effects of massage therapy on the physiological functions of the human body.