Introduction to Research and Design W

SPTM 484

This course will put forward the research skills necessary for the senior capstone experience in the Sports Medicine Department. Searching for literature, writing literature reviews, research design, and computer skills will be the main focus of this course. Students will do an intense in depth literature review and by the completion of the course the students will present and submit a formal research proposal to be pursued throughout their senior year. 

Prerequisites: This course has been identified as a Writing Proficiency course and so requires satisfactory completion (C- or better) of Writing 101 and at least junior standing. Permission of the instructor is required for Health Science majors. 
Credit: 1 hour