Course Catalog » Physical Therapy 112

Subject: Physical Therapy
Course Number: 112
Course Title: Human Growth and Development Across Lifespan
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Physical Therapy Program

Course Description: Introduction of motor learning and motor control concepts as applied to functional movement and balance across the lifespan. Normal human growth and development across the lifespan with emphasis on physical motor, sensory, perceptual, cognitive, language, and psychosocial changes and their impact on functional movement. Implications for physical therapy assessments of infants,children, adolescents and adults with developmental and age-related functional movement and balance problems.
Prerequisites: Human anatomy and human physiology from an accredited institution.
Restrictions: Open only to students enrolled in the DPT program or by consent of program director.
Activities: Lecture, Laboratory

Instructor of Record: S. Radtka
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter, Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, In Progress (IP, SP/UP) grading allowed, Term for final grade assignment: Spring
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No