Massage Therapy A.A.S.
Course DescriptionWestern Massage I
Presents western massage techniques including the history of massage, the fundamental principles, physiological effects, and precautions for use. The appropriate use of oils, equipment and draping techniques will be introduced. This course provides the knowledge base of western massage therapy theory and techniques. Pre or Co-requisites: BIOL 150 and 150L; BIOL 135; MAST 101 and ENGL 101 4 credits (3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), fall semester