Catalog 2016-2017 
    
    Jul 20, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MAST 125 Fundamentals of Massage Therapy III

6 credits
This course familiarizes students with the basic functions and structures of the body and the effects of massage on each of these systems.

Corequisites: MAST 105 , MAST 115 .

Quarters Offered: Fall

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • Develop a working terminology in relation to the anatomy and physiology of the body
  • Identify the systems of the body, including the musculoskeletal, endocrine, respiratory, circulatory, immune, lymphatic, cardiovascular, excretory, and digestive
  • Describe the correlation between the structures and the functions that they perform
  • Explain the inter-relationship of the body systems and how homeostasis is supported through massage