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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Occupational Therapy (O T)

O T 097 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 098 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 100S Structural Foundations of Occupational Therapy (1) An overview of the structural foundations of the occupational therapy profession.
Effective: Spring 2011
 

O T 101 Conceptual Foundations of Occupational Therapy Practice (2) An overview of the conceptual foundations of occupational therapy practice. Observation of therapists in treatment settings.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: O T 100S or current  

O T 103 (US) Occupational Performance Across the Life Span (3) Analysis of occupations from birth to death including descriptions of occupational performance and factors which influence performance.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: O T 100S, O T 101  

O T 105W Group Process Across The Lifespan (3) Group dynamics and interactions analyzed across the lifespan and practice settings. Interventions designed and facilitated by students.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: O T 103   Concurrent: PSYCH 100

O T 107 Activity Analysis: Assistive Technologies and Methods of Adaptation (3) Assistive technologies and methods of adaptation analyzed; selection criteria, methodologies, proper use, and precautions presented.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: O T 103  

O T 107H Activity Analysis: Assistive Technologies and Methods of Adaptation (3) Assistive technologies and methods of adaptation analyzed; selection criteria, methodologies, proper use, and precautions presented.
Effective: Fall 2014 Ending: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: O T 103  

O T 109 Management and Ethics in Occupational Therapy (3) Consideration of basic management, ethics, and support tasks significant to the role of the occupational therapy assistant.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: O T 103  

O T 195A Level I Fieldwork Experience (1) Practicum related to 100 level occupational therapy assistant coursework.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

O T 195B Level I Fieldwork Experience (1) Practicum related to 200 level occupational therapy assistant coursework.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: O T 195A  

O T 197 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 198 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 201 Clinical Reasoning and Documentation in Occupational Therapy (3) Clinical reasoning strategies in occupational therapy practice. Practical application will include case-based reasoning, multi-faceted strategies, and selected formats of documentation.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: O T 105W, O T 107 or consent of program  

O T 202 Occupational Therapy for Developmental Disabilities (3) Occupational therapy evaluation, intervention, and documentation for pediatric/developmental disability practice.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: BIOL 129, BIOL 141, BIOL 142, HD FS 129, O T 105W, O T 107  

O T 204 Occupational Therapy for Behavioral Health (3) Occupational therapy evaluation, intervention, documentation, and the importance of engagement in occupations with a focus on behavioral health and well-being.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: BIOL 129, BIOL 141, BIOL 142, HD FS 129, O T 105W, O T 107  

O T 206 Occupational Therapy for Physical Disabilities (4) Occupational therapy evaluation, intervention, documentation methods for physical disabiliy practice.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: BIOL 129, BIOL 141, BIOL 142, HD FS 129, O T 105W, O T 107  

O T 295A Field Experience in Occupational Therapy I (1-6 per semester/maximum of 6) Part I of supervised experience in select occupational therapy settings in the role of an occupational therapy assistant; seminars included.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: satisfactory completion of all didactic course work  

O T 295B Field Experience in Occupational Therapy II (1-6 per semester/maximum of 6) Part II of supervised experience in select occupational therapy settings in the role of an occupational therapy assistant; seminars included.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: successful completion of all didactic course work and successful completion of OT 295A  

O T 296 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 297 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 298 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 401 Conceptual Foundations of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Adaptations (2) Analysis of philosophies and frames of reference for occupational therapy practice, emphasizing occupational functioning, the adaptation process, and occupational environments. Occupational Therapy majors only.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 410 Environmental and Technological Influences on Occupational Adaptation and Performance (3) Impact of occupational environments on functioning and technological adaptation for mastery over the environment.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

O T 411 Occupational Therapy Management and Professional Ethics (3) Ethical, managerial, fiscal, and legal responsibilities of program administration, supervision, practice, delivery, and professional development.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: O T 401  

O T 412W Introduction to Research (3) Introduction to quantitative and qualitative research process relative to occupational therapy.
Effective: Summer 2011
Prerequisite: STAT 200 orSTAT 250  

O T 495A Level I Fieldwork Experience (1 per semester, maximum of 3) Practicum in 3 of 5 areas: occupational therapy evaluation procedures; environmental and technological adaptation; program design; management issues; selected topics.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: concurrent with occupational therapy didactic course work  

O T 495B Fieldwork Level II Part 1 (6) Three month practical educational experience facilitating clinical reasoning and application of professional knowledge, behaviors, values, and skills.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: completion of O T 495A and all didactic course work  

O T 495C Fieldwork Level II Part 2 (6) Three month practical educational experience facilitating clinical reasoning and application of professional knowledge, behaviors, values, and skills.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: successful completing of O T 495B  

O T 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

O T 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

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