OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CURRICULUM & COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

The professional phase of the Master of Occupational Therapy curriculum consists of 101 semester credit hours and begins at the end of May. Following the initial Anatomy course in May, the super semesters run from June-December and January-June.

 

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Master of Occupational Therapy Curriculum

May

Credit Hours

CSBL 5013 - Gross Anatomy

6.0

OCCT 5001 - Theoretical Foundations in Occupational Therapy

2.0

Fall (July-December)

 

OCCT 5007 - Occupational Justice and Participation

1.0

OCCT 5010 - Human Occupation Across the Life Span

3.0

OCCT 5012 - Application of Neural Systems to Occupation

4.0

OCCT 5013 - Applied Biomechanics of Movement

3.0

OCCT 5014 - Professional Communication in Occupational Therapy

3.0

OCCT 5023 - Research I: Assessment and Research Statistics

3.0

Spring (January-June)

 

OCCT 5011 - Research II: Intro. to Research & Design

3.0

OCCT 5020 - Occupational Therapy Process: Neonate - Preschool

4.0

OCCT 5021 - Service Delivery Systems I

2.0

OCCT 5022 - Environmental Technologies I

2.0

OCCT 5024 - Clinical Medicine I

1.0

OCCT 5071 - Level I Fieldwork: Neonatal—Preschool

1.0

OCCT 6026 - Psychosocial Components of Occupational Therapy

4.0

Elective (may be taken any semester)

1.0

First Year Total

43.0

Fall (July-December)

OCCT 5025 - Pathology for Occupational Therapy

3.0

OCCT 6027 - Health Care Management

3.0

OCCT 6020 – Occupational Therapy Process: School Age

4.0

OCCT 6021 - Service Delivery Systems II

2.0

OCCT 6022 - Environmental Technologies II

3.0

OCCT 6037 - Occupational Therapy Process: Adult Neuromuscular Dysfunctions

4.0

OCCT 6045 - Clinical Medicine III

1.0

OCCT 6070 - Level I Fieldwork: School Age

1.0

OCCT 6076 - Level I Fieldwork: Adult Neuromuscular Dysfunction

1.0

Spring (January-June)

 

OCCT 5005 - The Role of Occupational Therapy in Low-Vision Rehabilitation

2.0

OCCT 6024 - Clinical Medicine II

1.0

OCCT 6030 - Occupational Therapy Process: Adult Biomechanical Dysfunction

4.0

OCCT 6031 - Service Delivery Systems III

3.0

OCCT 6034 - Professional Issues

1.0

OCCT 6069 - Level II Fieldwork: Seminar

1.0

OCCT 6077 - Level I Fieldwork: Adult Biomechanical Dysfunction

1.0

OCCT 6074 - Level II Fieldwork: Adult Disabilities

10.0

Second Year Total

41.0

Third Year  Fall (July-December)

OCCT 5073 - Capstone Course

3.0

OCCT 6073 - Level II Fieldwork: Developmental Dysfunction

10.0

Third Year Total

13.0

MOT Program Total

101.0

 

Course Descriptions