Introduction to Physical Therapy

PTA100

Exploration of the Physical Therapy profession from inception to modern day practice and the role of the Physical Therapist Assistant as a member of the health-care team. Components of professional practice including communication, ethics, documentation, reimbursement, use of professional literature, and service will be explored. Spring Only.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture

Corequisites:
PTA120, PTA130

Prerequisites:
BIO115 and ENL111 and MTH153 and MTR100; or
BIO115 and ENL111 and MTH159 and MTR100; or
BIO115 and ENL111 and MTH180 and MTR100; or
BIO115 and ENL111 and MTH190 and MTR100; or
BIO115 and ENL111 and MTH240 and MTR100