OT 421 Introduction to Occupational Therapy Practice (3)
This course offers an introductory study of the field of Occupational Therapy (OT). The historical and philosophical development of OT will be presented. An in-depth survey of the roles and tasks of Occupational Therapists working in a variety of practice areas with diverse patient populations will be conducted. Emphasis will be placed on defining OT's standards of practice and domains of concern, including the profession's practice framework. Diverse-background students only. A minimum grade of B is required for acceptance into OT professional courses.