MTH 137 Anatomy and Physiology for Massage Therapy I

Credit Hours: 2

Course Description

This course will focus on the anatomy and physiology of the human body and effects of massage on the body as a whole with emphasis on the skeletal, muscular and circulatory systems, including indications/contraindications for massage and relevant pathologies. Prerequisites with a grade of “XC” or higher: ENG 032, MAT 032, RDG 032 or placement score. Corequisites: MTH 120, MTH 121, and MTH 136. This course is typically taught only in the fall and spring semesters.

Classroom Hours: 2