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MAS 110 Theory & Fundamentals of Massage
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in MAS 100

This course is intended to provide the student with a strong understanding of the fundamental concepts of therapeutic massage. The focus of this course will encompass the history of the profession and touch, ethics and professionalism, requirements to practice, equipment, sanitation, medical terminology, consultation, documentation, research, physiologic effects and benefits of massage, and indications and contraindications for massage. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

www.elgin.edu/massage

A criminal background check, drug test,and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Massage Therapy(MAS) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/massage