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
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