Physical/Occupational Therapy (PTOT)

Physical/Occupational Therapy (PTOT)

How to Read Course Descriptions

Courses

PTOT 2209 Introduction to Occupational Therapy: 1 semester hour.

Exploration of the diversity of occupational therapy and how occupation or "activity" can be used as an intervention for promoting health and independence in persons with physical, emotional, and developmental disabilities. S

PTOT 2299 Experimental Course: 1-6 semester hours.

This course is not described in the catalog. The course title and number of credits are announced in the class schedule by the scheduling department. Experimental courses may be offered no more than three times.

PTOT 4401 Clinical Kinesiology and Biomechanics: 4 semester hours.

Analysis of normal and pathological human movement in joints, posture, gait, and the vertebral column. Application of movements to therapeutic interventions is emphasized. PREREQ: BIOL 4474. S

PTOT 4402 Clinical Neuroscience: 5 semester hours.

Study of structure and function of the human nervous system or the cellular and systemic levels. Specific application to clinical management of neurological problems and pathology. PREREQ: BIOL 4474 and BIOL 4486. S

PTOT 4412 Professional Communication: 2 semester hours.

Introduction to standard forms of professional communication in physical and occupational therapy and among other health care professions. Medical record-keeping and interdisciplinary communication are emphasized. F

PTOT 4413 Occupational Therapy Profession: 3 semester hours.

Historical overview of occupational therapy in health care, education and psychosocial settings. Occupational therapy process, rural human service delivery system, professionalism, ethics, and legal issues will be examined. F

PTOT 4421 Self-Exploration in Occupation: 3 semester hours.

Focus on self-exploration in occupation and purposeful activity. Self-evaluation in occupational performance areas, components, and context. The student will complete a self-development plan in occupation. Su

PTOT 4422 Occupational Performance: 3 semester hours.

Person/occupation/environment interactions are examined from the perspective of multiple theories and models that analyze typical occupations and address performance dysfunctions. PREREQ: PTOT 4413 and PTOT 4421. COREQ: PTOT 4442. S

PTOT 4442 Occupational Performance Laboratory: 1 semester hour.

Introduction to and practice using occupation focused evaluation tools and methodologies used in analyzing, evaluating, and categorizing occupational performance. COREQ: PTOT 4422. S

PTOT 4499 Experimental Course: 1-6 semester hours.

This course is not described in the catalog. The course title and number of credits are announced in the class schedule by the scheduling department. Experimental courses may be offered no more than three times.

Back to Top