Course Catalog » Physical Therapy 218A

Subject: Physical Therapy
Course Number: 218A
Course Title: Introduction to Therapeutic Exercise Prescription
School: Graduate Division
Department: Physical Therapy Program

Course Description: This required course for DPT students will focus on teaching clinical reasoning and practical skills required for effective exercise prescription and patient education in strength, flexibility and balance training programs while taking into account varying diagnoses and impairments. This will be accomplished through didactic lecture, small group problem based learning, web based learning modules, and laboratory activities.
Prerequisites: PT 200A, PT 201A, PT 706.
Restrictions: First-year DPT students.
Activities: Lecture, Laboratory, Web-based course work

Instructor of Record: A. Lui
Additional Instructor(s): C. DaPrato, K. Leung
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
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