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MAS 141 Massage Practice Clinic I
Credit Hours: 1
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in MAS 130 or concurrent enrollment in MAS 130

This course is designed to provide students with their first clinical experience with the public. With a clinic instructor on-site, students will practice client history taking and charting, practice massage technique, body mechanics, and therapeutic communication in a clinic setting. Students will apply skills to the level learned in their technique class on fellow classmates and members of the community. Students will receive instruction and correction during the massage sessions from the instructor and be evaluated by the clients. Each class meeting includes a lecture and assessment component to expand hands-on learning into applicable critical thinking skills. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

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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