2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 159

B-159 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
MassageCertificateProgram
WORKFORCEDEVELOPMENTANDCONTINUINGEDUCATION
NevadaStateLicensure–PreparationClasses
This series of courses is designed to follow the guidelines
establishedby localNevadaordinances aswell as the
NationalCertificationBoardofTherapeuticMassage
andBodywork. Students completing theTMCC
programwill be eligible to take thenational certification
exam and alsowill be eligible to join either of the two
nationally recognizedprofessional organizations:AMTA
(AmericanMassageTherapyAssociation) orABMP
(AssociatedBodywork andMassageProfessionals).
COURSEREQUIREMENTS
Chooseoneof the following sets:
MASG202C AnatomyandPhysiology I forMassageProfessionals..(4)
and
MASG208C AnatomyandPhysiology II forMassageProfessionals.(4)
or
BIOL141 HumanStructureandFunction I .................................(4)
and
BIOL142 HumanStructureandFunction II.................................(4)
or
BIOL223 HumanAnatomyandPhysiology I ..............................(4)
and
BIOL224 HumanAnatomyandPhysiology II..............................(4)
EMS101 CPRandFirstAid............................................................1
NURS140 Medical Terminology...................................................(3)
or
MASG149C Medical Terminology...................................................(1)
MASG106C MeridiansofOrientalMedicine......................................1
MASG110C IntegratedMassage.......................................................1
MASG129C DeepTissueandNeuromuscular Therapy. .....................1
MASG130C SportsMassage..............................................................1
MASG200C Introduction toMassageTraining...............................0.5
MASG201C Fundamentalsof ProfessionalMassage . .......................6
Prerequisite:MASG200C.
Prerequisite/corequisite:MASG202CorBIOL141or
223.
MASG203C Pathology forMassageProfessionals.............................3
Offeredspringsemesteronly.
MASG205C Kinesiology....................................................................3
Prerequisite :MASG202CorBIOL141or223.
MASG210C MassageClinic...............................................................7
Prerequisites: MASG201CandMASG205C.
MASG215C BusinessandMarketing forProfessionals......................3
Offeredspringsemesteronly
MASG216C Ethics forMassageTherapists ....................................0.5
MASG221C National TestPrepandReview ......................................1
TOTALCOURSEREQUIREMENTS.......38CREDITS
ELECTIVES
Electives.........................................................................3
45hours of additional program-approvedworkshops,
classes and seminars. Check the class schedule for
offerings.
TOTALELECTIVES.......................................3CREDITS
Pleasenote: themassagecoursesdonot leadtoTMCC
associateofarts,associateofscienceorassociateof
appliedsciencedegreesorcertificatesofachievement.
Creditsearned inmanyWDCE“C”coursesmaybe
considerednontraditionalandmustbeapproved
bythevicepresidentofacademicaffairs inorderto
beappliedtothegeneralstudiesassociatedegreeor
certificate.Also“C”classesmaynotbecounted for
financialaidcreditrequirements.
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
Sequencedesigned for a full-time student.
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Electives
Electives inMASG
0.5+
MASG106C Meridians
1
MASG130C SportsMassage
1
MASG202C AnatomyandPhysiology I forMassage
Professionals
4
MASG200C IntroductiontoMassageTraining
0.5
MASG201C FundamentalsofProfessionalMassage 6
MASG149C MedicalTerminology
1
Total 14
2ndSemester
Electives
Electives inMASG
2
MASG110C IntegratedMassage
1
MASG129C DeepTissueandNeuromuscular
Therapy
1
offeredspringonly MASG203C PathologyforMassageProfessionals 3
MASG205C Kinesiology
3
offeredspringonly MASG215C Business andMarketingfor
Professionals
3
MASG216C EthicsforMassageTherapists
0.5
Total 13.5
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Electives
Electives inMASG
0.5+
EMS101
CPRandFirstAid
1
MASG208C FunctionalAnatomyandPhysiology II
forMassageProfessionals
4
offeredspringonly MASG210C MassageClinic
7
MASG221C NationalTestPrepandReview
1
Total 13.5
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