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4 yrs (8 semesters)
For the Fall 2021 semester, this program will be delivered through a hybrid model that combines remote and in-person learning. View details on delivery modes for all programs.
Sheridan's facilities include a new, state-of-the-art Athletic Therapy Clinic with aquatic rehab, dedicated lab space with brand new equipment and new training facilities. All educators are Certified Athletic Therapists with advanced degrees in the areas of rehabilitation sciences, biomechanics and physiology, as well as extensive experience working in the field.
Each semester of the last three years includes field and/or clinical work. (Year 2: high school or community sports team environment; Year 3: varsity teams in colleges and universities; Year 4: more clinical responsibility, working in both the Sheridan Athletic Therapy Centre and community clinics.) You'll also have an opportunity, between Years 3 and 4, to participate in a 14-week internship.
This program is accredited by the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association (CATA). When you graduate from this program, you'll be a step closer to certification. View the full list of requirements for becoming a Certified Athletic Therapist.
In Honours Bachelor of Applied Health Sciences – Athletic Therapy at Sheridan, you'll work in labs and classrooms designed like real-world workplaces. Want a look inside? Take a virtual tour of the Athletic Therapy Centre, Exercise Intervention Centre and VO2 Max Labs you'll use as a student in this program.
Sheridan's Honours Bachelor of Applied Health Sciences – Athletic Therapy program is a member of the World Federation of Athletic Therapy and Training (WFATT).
Once you’ve applied for admission to this program, we’ll automatically consider you for this award.
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Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.
|BIOL 10000||Introduction to Cell and System Physiology||3|
|SCIE 12941||Introduction to Biomechanics||3|
|ATHL 10000||Introduction to Athletic Therapy||3|
|ENGL 17889GD||Introduction to Composition and Rhetoric||3|
|BIOL 14717||Human Physiology for Athletic Therapy||3|
|ATHL 20082||Protective Equipment and Bracing||2|
|PHYG 16693||Exercise Physiology for Athletic Therapy||4|
|FLPL 20111||Seminar in Athletic Therapy||0.5|
|FLPL 10773||Health, Wellness & Resilience in Athletic Therapy||1|
|ANAT 23672||Anatomy of the Lower Quadrant||4|
|ATHL 24998||Emergency Conditions 1 – Fundamentals||3|
|ATHL 27900||Conditions of the Lower Quadrant||3|
|PHYG 23672||Growth, Development and Physical Activity||3|
|FLPL 20082||Introduction to Clinical Practice||0.5|
|FLPL 20123||Field Practicum 2 and Seminar||0.5|
|ANAT 27545||Anatomy of the Upper Quadrant||4|
|ATHL 20001||Emergency Conditions 2 – Intermediate Skills||3|
|ATHL 20000||Conditions of the Upper Quadrant||3|
|PHYG 20587||Pathophysiology for Athletic Therapy||3|
|SCIE 28634||Statistical Methods in Health Sciences||3|
|FLPL 23314||Field Practicum 3 and Seminar||0.5|
|ANAT 38448||Anatomy of the Spine||4|
|ATHL 37545||Injury Treatment Modalities||3|
|ATHL 37370||Therapeutic Exercise 1||3|
|ATHL 30001||Clinical Assessment and Rehabilitation 1||2.5|
|FLPL 36529||Field Practicum 4 and Seminar||0.5|
|ATHL 30199||Clinical Biomechanics of the Lower Quadrant||2.5|
|ATHL 38263||Therapeutic Exercise 2||3|
|ATHL 33314||Clinical Assessment and Rehabilitation 2||4.5|
|ANAT 33672||Anatomy of the Head, Thoracic Cavity and Abdomen||3|
|FLPL 36367||Field Practicum 5 and Seminar||0.5|
|ATHL 38100||Psychology of Injury and Performance||3|
|ATHL 30000||Emergency Conditions 3 – Advanced Skills||2|
|ATHL 46048||Clinical Biomechanics of the Upper Quadrant||2.5|
|ATHL 40102||Clinical Assessment and Rehabilitation 3||4.5|
|ATHL 49999||Independent Research Proposal||3|
|FLPL 30009||Advanced Clinical Practice||0.5|
|FLPL 40172||Field Practicum 6 and Seminar||0.5|
|ATHL 45586||Manual Therapy Techniques||4|
|ATHL 40001||Clinical Assessment and Rehabilitation 4||3|
|BUSM 48171||Business Entrepreneurship for Athletic Therapy||1|
|FLPL 43314||Field Practicum 7 and Seminar||0.5|
|ATHL 45777||Current Trends in Athletic Therapy||3|
Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including the following required courses:
plus one of:
Two semesters of postsecondary education including required courses with a minimum 65% in each course.
Eligible applicants will be selected on the basis of their previous academic achievement (the average of their six highest senior-level credits, including required courses) and the results of their related work/volunteer experience, which includes:
Here are some areas in which you might work:
This program contains a mandatory internship for all students during the summer (May–August) between the 3rd and 4th year.
Internships are a form of work-integrated learning that links classroom learning with work experience within a professional environment. Internship work terms are related to the academic studies of the student and may be paid or unpaid. The work terms provide an opportunity to learn by doing. You'll apply theory to practice, develop a meaningful view of the working world, and cultivate an awareness of yourself as a professional.
Students receive in-class and 1-on-1 career education support to help prepare for the Internship. The Internship component is delivered by Sheridan's Co-operative Education Office, which facilitates over 1,800 Co-op/Internship work terms per year Sheridan-wide.
Learn more about Co-operative Education and Internships at Sheridan.
Fees shown here are estimates only. Fees are in Canadian dollars and include tuition, health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees shown here are for the 2021–2022 academic year, and are subject to change. The fees displayed are for the first two (2) academic terms of study at Sheridan unless otherwise noted; fees for subsequent terms are not reflected on this website.
Your education is a big investment, and we're here to help! Keep an eye on our Financial Aid & Awards page for regular updates, and check out these important links:
All new international students beginning their studies in the Fall 2021 or Winter 2022 semesters will receive an entrance scholarship ranging from $1,000 to $2,000.
Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.
The annual Bursary Program for grade 12 students pursuing careers in the justice sector at an Ontario university or college is now open! Bursaries are offered by the Association of Justices of the Peace of Ontario (AJPO), the Association of Ontario Judges (AOJ) and the Ontario Superior Court Judges’ Association (OSCJA). Each association offers one bursary per year in each of their judicial regions for a total of 22 bursaries province-wide!
Applications close on May 26. Spread the word to students! Visit the Bursary web page for more information.
Date: Wednesday, May 26th, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Want to learn more about Experiential Design? This interactive workshop will explain what Experiential Design is and explore the many exciting career options in this rapidly-growing field.
Sheridan’s new Bachelor of Experiential Design is the first degree of its kind in Canada, teaching holistic approaches to wayfinding, public installation, placemaking, exhibition design, themed environments and event design. Our internationally recognized faculty, deep industry connections and renowned creative culture provide the ideal foundation for this ground-breaking program.
Our mission is to utilize harmonious, comprehensive and specialized training to empower our learners with the knowledge, skills and attitude required to demonstrate the Professional Competencies for Canadian Pharmacy Technicians at Entry to Practice.
Our vision is to graduate highly-skilled life-long learners who uphold professional integrity and promote quality and safety in practice.
Upon graduation, students in Sheridan’s Pharmacy Technician diploma program will have demonstrated the ability to pursue the career of pharmacy technician and to practice safely in a community or hospital while adhering to the scope of practice for pharmacy technicians.
Full-time 4 years Program code: PBAHS
|Sep 2022||Davis Campus (Brampton)||Available|
Sheridan’s Athletic Therapy professors and students take you inside this unique program — and this exciting career area. You’ll learn to work with athletes in the field from the moment of injury and get them back to play. Featuring dynamic and dedicated professors and hands-on field placements, our program prepares you for a rewarding career.
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