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HL0010026
Occupational Therapy Assistant
General Education courses must be taken as part of this Career Major. These include: English Composition I, English Composition II, American Government & Politics, Math or College Algebra and US History. Prerequisites - Support courses taken are: General Psychology, Medical Terminology, Biological Concepts with Lab, Human Anatomy with Lab, Human Physiology with Lab and Developmental Psychology. Students in this major will learn about the role of the occupational therapy assistant. They will learn the basic anatomic and physiologic concepts of human movement and about the various mental and physical health problems that are commonly dealt with in occupational therapy. They will learn how to treat patients with physical limitations, pediatrics, geriatrics, and patients with emotional, cognitive, and psychosocial problems. They will also learn about incorporating crafts and other activities into treatment. There will also be an observation and clinical portion to this major. Students must obtain certification from National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) to work in this field.
1360.0
2013
Courses
Hours Course Code Course Title Actions
64.00 HL00148 Introduction to Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
64.00 HL00129 Kinesiology for Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
32.00 HL00372 Therapeutic Media for Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
32.00 HL00149 Disease Pathology for Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
96.00 HL00011 Occupational Therapy Assistant Fieldwork I-A View Course
48.00 HL00373 Therapeutic Activities in Occupational Therapy View Course
32.00 HL00012 Health Care Systems and Occupational Therapy Management View Course
64.00 HL00374 Physical Dysfunction and Treatment in Occupational Therapy View Course
96.00 HL00150 Occupational Therapy Assistant Clinical Practice IB View Course
64.00 HL00375 Pediatric Care in Occupational Therapy View Course
64.00 HL00376 Eldercare in Occupational Therapy View Course
64.00 HL00013 Psychosocial Dysfunction and Treatment in Occupational Therapy View Course
320.00 HL00377 Fieldwork IIA--Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
320.00 HL00014 Fieldwork IIB--Occupational Therapy Assistant View Course
Campuses Approved For This Career Major
District Campus Local Name Actions
Caddo-Kiowa Technology Center Ft Cobb Occupational Therapy Assistant View Approved Career Major
Indian Capital Technology Center Muskogee Occupational Therapy Assistant View Approved Career Major