Orientation to Physical Therapy

Subject
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)
Course Designator
PTA.101
Academic Dean
Dean of Health Sciences, Director of Nursing Mt Pleasant
Last Offered
2020FA
Official Course Description

This introductory course provides an overview of the profession of physical therapy and focuses upon the role of the physical therapist assistant. Ethical and legal standards, cultural competence, professional behaviors, and standards of practice are emphasized. Communication skills are presented to better serve diverse patients in the healthcare environment.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned PTA.101 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2020 Fall (August-December)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
PTA.101.W02
Synonym
62179
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 October 23
Online Course
Instructor
Dr. Amanda Wismer
Seats Available
4 of 25
Academic Credits
1.00
Billing Credits
1.00
Additional Info
This course will run the 1st 8 weeks of the semester only.
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2021 Winter (January-May)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
PTA.101.W01
Synonym
63385
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 March 5
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Dr. Amanda Wismer
Seats Available
20 of 25
Academic Credits
1.00
Billing Credits
1.00
Additional Info
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