2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTHA 1201 - The Profession of Physical Therapy

Credit Hours: 2
Contact Hours - Lecture: 2
Introduction to the profession of physical therapy and the role of the physical therapist assistant.
Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing; ENGL 0304  or ESOL 0364  and ENGL 0306  or ESOL 0374   or ENGL 0302  
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Describe the history, purpose, and scope of physical therapy.
2 - Identify the roles and responsibilities of the physical therapist assistant.
3 - Assess and report on their strengths, preferences, and college and career success attributes.
4 - Identify, describe, and utilize campus support services, systems, and student life opportunities.
5 - Use financial literacy knowledge and skills to create a personal money management plan for college success.
6 - Formulate educational and career goals and apply strategies to advance their goals and college performance.
7 - Create an academic plan and identify the requirements for successful completion of their academic plan.
8 - Establish collegial relationships with LSCS faculty, staff, and peers.