Occupational Therapy : Courses

OT 230 Therapeutic Interaction

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines therapeutic approaches used by occupational therapists in working with patients and their families. Also explores interactions among work, play/leisure, and self-care.

OT 301 Orientation to Occupational Therapy

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Fall
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Provides an overview of philosophy, theory, and occupational therapy practice.

OT 314 Pediatric Dysfunction and Occupation

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Requisites: Seats Reserved for Occupational Sci/Therapy BS/MS Students
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Presents the etiology, course, prognosis, and medical management of diseases and disabilities of concern to occupational therapists working with children.

OT 317 Medical Terminology

Credits: 1
Semester(s): Fall
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Introduces language used by health-care professionals whose medical decisions affect and determine the course of the rehabilitation and therapeutic process.

OT 322 Rehabilitation Medicine II

Credits: 4
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines various orthopedic conditions, their clinical management, and their impact on occupational performance.

OT 333 Occup Across Lifespan

Credits: 3
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Co-requisite: Student must register for LEC and LAB in the same term.
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)

OT 341 Critical Analysis of Scientific Literature

Credits: 2
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Pre-requisite: STA 119
Type: LD
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Enables students to access, interpret and analyze research articles and oral presentations, and apply the findings to clinical practice, rehabilitation and/or exercise training.

OT 342 Neuroscience I

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Fall
Pre-requisites: ANA 407
Co-requisite: Student must register for LEC and OT 344LEC in the same term.
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Explores the fundamental neurophysiology and clinical neuroanatomy of sensory systems.

OT 343 Neuroscience II

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
A continuation of OT 342, focusing on clinical neuroanatomy of motor systems and integration of sensory, motor, and cognitive functions.

OT 344 Neuroanatomy I

Credits: 1
Semester(s): Fall
Pre-requisites: ANA 407
Co-requisite: Student must register for OT 342LEC and LEC in the same term.
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Exposes students to anatomical structures associated with neurophysiological concepts discussed in OT 342 and OT 343.

OT 345 Neuroanatomy II

Credits: 1
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Exposes students to the anatomical structures associated with neurophysiological concepts discussed in OT 342 and OT 343.

OT 346 Introduction to Scientific Writing for Health and Rehabilitation Professionals

Credits: 1
Semester(s): (No information on typically offered semesters)
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Introduces BS/MS OT students to the process of writing a literature review. Completion of this course will enable students to use a written format to communicate their analyses of research articles and begin to develop research questions. Course is designed for OT students, but is open to any student taking or who has taken ES/OT 341.

OT 352 OT Practice Skills II

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Focuses on assistive technology and environmental adaptations to meet individual occupational performance needs.

OT 361 Functional Anatomy

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LLB
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines kinesiology, biomechanics, and ergonomics for occupational therapy students.

OT 381 Theory of Occupational Therapy

Credits: 2
Semester(s): Fall
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Presents the philosophy and theory of occupational therapy. Also examines the theory of occupational behavior, which provides a broad perspective for practice. The lab provides experience with occupational assessment.

OT 382 Issues in Occupational Therapy Service Delivery

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: OT 301
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Gives an overview of current issues impacting the roles, functions, and provision of OT service in diverse areas of occupational therapy practice, from clinical and management perspectives.

OT 402 Group Process Skills

Credits: 4
Semester(s): Summer
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Reviews the medical management of psychiatric disorders and occupational therapy intervention strategies in treating the mentally ill, and introduces group process theory.

OT 450 Prosthetics and Orthotics

Credits: 1
Semester(s): Fall
Requisites: Student must take LAB and LEC in the same term.
Type: LAB
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines the knowledge and skills required for manufacturing splints and orthotic devices, and for fitting and operating orthoses and prostheses.

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