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OT 881 Physical Determinants of Occupation I

Course Description

This course introduces students to human occupation from the perspective of its anatomical, physiological and biomechanical dimensions. This course will use an integrated case study format to develop understanding of movement of the human body as it relates to occupation. The course will focus on assessment methods used in physical rehabilitation and introduce musculoskeletal conditions as they relate to occupation. Theoretical frameworks and evidence‐informed practice approaches and interventions will be addressed in class and weekly lab sessions. (4 credit units) Prerequisite: none. Contact Hours: 48