Professional Curriculum

 

Semester I (January-June)

 
Block I
(January-March)
Semester Hours
OT 400
Introduction to Pathology for OTs
1
ANAT 411
Anatomy
6
OT 425
Foundations of Occupation-Centered Practice**
4
OT 431
Leadership Development I
1
OT 437
Perspectives of Early Development**
3
OT 440
Level I Fieldwork A*
1
Block II
(April-June)
Semester Hours
ANAT 442
Neurobiology
2
OT 430
Biomechanical Aspects of Occupational Performance
3
OT 436
Evidence-Based Practice
2
  Total hours for Semester I
23 hours

*Two Weeks of OT 540 Level I Fieldwork B occur between Blocks
**Continued in Block II

 

Semester II (July-December)

 
Block I
(July-August)
Semester Hours
OT 532
Occupation-Centered Group Practice
(continues in Block II)
3
OT 536
Research Project Design**
2
OT 537
Neurological Aspects of Occupational Performance
3
OT 538
Perspectives of Adult Development
3
OT 540
Level I Fieldwork B*
1
Block II
(September- December)
Semester Hours
OT 531
Occupation-Centered Practice in Community Mental Health
4
OT 533
Occupation-Centered Practice in Pediatrics
4
OT 535
Occupation-Centered Practice in Adulthood
4
  Total hours for Semester II
24 hours

*Two Weeks of OT 540 Level I Fieldwork B occur between Blocks
**Continued in Block II

 

Semester III (January-June)

 
Block I
(January- March)
Semester Hours
OT 630
Leadership Development II
2
OT 636
Research Project Implementation
3
OT 639
Administration, Organization, and Health Policy Management (2013)**
3
OT 640
Level I Fieldwork C*
1
OT 641
Perspectives of Aging
3
OT 642
Leadership in Healthcare (2014)**
4
Block II
(April-June)
Semester Hours
OT 633
Occupation-Centered Practice with Older Adults
4
OT 637
Presentation of Research Project
1
OT 638
Special Topics
1
  Total hours for Semester III (2013)
18 hours
  Total hours for Semester III (2014)
19 hours

*Two Weeks of OT 640 Level I Fieldwork C occur between blocks
**OT 639 is replaced by OT 642 in 2014

 

Semester IV (July-December)

 
OT 731
Level II Fieldwork
5
OT 732
Level II
5
  Total hours for Semester IV
10 hours
 

Semester V (January-March)

 
OT 733
Level II Fieldwork
5
  Total hours for Semester V
5 hours

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