Dec 08, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

Occupational Therapy


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Occupational Therapy Curriculum


  Department and Number - Descriptive Title of Course Fall Cr. Int.
Cr.
Spr. Cr. Sum. Cr.

First Year

                                              
MAJOR OT 120 - (FYOC,FYDT) Foundations of Occupational Therapy   3      
MAJOR OT 121 - Occupational Performance       3  
COGNATE BIOL 110/L- BIOL 111/L (E) Human Anatomy and Physiology   4   4  
COGNATE PHYS 120/PHYS 120L - (E) General Physics I       4  
GE T/RS T/RS 121 - Theology I: Introduction to the Bible   3      
GE FYW WRTG 107 - (FYW) Composition   3      
GE PHIL PHIL 120 - Introduction to Philosophy       3  
GE S/BH PSYC 110 - (S) Fundamentals of Psychology       3  
GE FSEM First Year Seminar 1        
    13   17  

Second Year

       
MAJOR OT 230 - Anatomy & Mechanics of Human Movement /OT 230L   3      
MAJOR OT 231 - Neuroanatomy of Function       3  
MAJOR OT 250 - (EPW) Scientific Writing and Information Literacy       3  
COGNATE PSYC 210 - (Q) Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences  OR  EDUC 120 - (Q,W) Applied Statistics   3      
COGNATE PSYC 225 - (S) Abnormal Psychology       3  
COGNATE PSYC 226 - (S) Lifespan Development: Cognitive and Biological       3  
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT - Humanities Electives 3   3  
GE S/BH SOC 110 - (S) Introduction to Sociology   3      
GET/RS T/RS 122 - Theology II: Introduction to Christian Theology   3      
GE ELECT FREE ELECT - Free Elective     3  
    15   18  

Third Year

       
MAJOR OT 320 - Children and Youth Practice I / OT 320L  –   OT 321 - Children and Youth Practice II / OT 321L   3   3  
MAJOR OT 322 - Mental Health in Occupational Therapy Practice / OT 322L       3  
MAJOR OT 340 - Promoting Health and Well-Being       3  
MAJOR OT 350 - (EPW) Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods   3      
MAJOR OT 380 - Occupational Therapy Level I Clinical - I: Pediatrics 2   1    
MAJOR OT 381 - Occupational Therapy Level I Clinical - II: Psychosocial Rehabilitation 2       1
COGNATE CHS 333 - (D) Multiculturalism in Counseling and Human Services  — CHS 341 - Group Dynamics   3   3  
GE PHIL PHIL 210 - Ethics   3      
GE PHIL PHIL 212 - (P) Medical Ethics  PHIL 316 - (P,W) American Perspectives on Health-Care Ethics , T/RS 226 - (P) Faith and Healing: God and Contemporary Medicine  OR T/RS 332 - (P,D,EPW) Theology and Disability       3  
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT - Humanities Elective 3      
    15 1 15 1

Fourth Year

       
MAJOR OT 420 - The Occupational Therapy Process in Physical Rehabilitation I /OT 420L   3      
MAJOR OT 421 - The Occupational Therapy Process in Physical Rehabilitation II /OT 421L       3  
MAJOR OT 422 - The Functional Upper Extremity /OT 422L   3      
MAJOR OT 423 - (D) Occupational Therapy Practice in Adulthood and Aging       3  
MAJOR OT 424 - Functional Visual Performance        3  
  OT 450 - Supervision and Management   3      
MAJOR OT 480 - Occupational Therapy Level I Clinical III: Physical Rehabilitation 2   1    
MAJOR OT 492 - Research and Scholarship I       2  
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT-Humanities Elective 3      
GE ELECT FREE ELECT - Free Electives 3   3  
    15 1 14  

Fifth Year

       
MAJOR OT 581 - OT Level II Fieldwork – I 3       6
MAJOR OT 520 - Advanced Occupational Performance I    3      
MAJOR OT 521 - Advanced Occupational Performance II       3  
MAJOR OT 526 - Neurocognitive and Neuromotor Challenges: Assessments & Interventions   3      
MAJOR OT 525 - Occupational Therapy in Community Settings       3  
MAJOR OT 530 - Topics in Occupational Therapy I   1      
MAJOR OT 531 - Topics in Occupational Therapy II       1  
MAJOR OT 542 - Understanding Disability and the Therapeutic Relationship   3      
MAJOR OT 544 - Leadership Principles, Ethics and Pragmatics       3  
MAJOR OT 550 - Graduate Seminar in Theory   3      
MAJOR OT 592 - Research and Scholarship II   2      
MAJOR OT 593 - Research and Scholarship III       2  
    15   12 6

Sixth Year (Summer)

       
MAJOR OT 582 - OT Level II Fieldwork – II 3       6
          6
 

Total Credits: 164
(Undergrad: 125; Grad: 39)

 1The selection of First Year Seminar is likely to fulfill the requirements for both First Year Seminar4 and General Education. Thus, the First Year Seminar will not add to the Total Credits for the Semester. Talk to your advisor if you have questions.

2OT Level I Clinical I, II and III are each a minimum 40-hour and are completed in pediatric, mental health, and physical rehabilitation.

3Level II Fieldwork I and II are required 12-week clinical rotations that are completed on a full-time basis in different practice areas including physical rehabilitation, mental health, pediatrics, hand therapy, and community-based settings.