OTDE 705. Foundations in Occupational Therapy Practice I. 6 Hours.

This course addresses foundational elements of occupational therapy practice across contexts (e.g., medical, community, education). Students will use OT practice concepts to gain knowledge of underlying neurological, physiological, psychosocial, and biomechanical considerations impacting occupational performance across the lifespan. Students will participate in self-guided preparation, active learning opportunities, and dynamic interactive discussion to prepare for interprofessional and service learning opportunities. Prerequisite: Acceptance to the entry-level doctoral program in Occupational Therapy. LEC.