Summer 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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OTA 100    Introduction to Occupational Therapy    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course has been designed to provide the student with information needed to determine if occupational therapy (OT) is a suitable career option. The student is introduced to human occupation as participation in everyday life activities. In addition, the course will address how health, wellness, disease, and disability affect engagement in life tasks, and how OT interventions are used to maximize performance within chosen activities. The role of the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) is defined, with explanation of the history of OT as well as current and emerging practice settings. Professional activities, requirements, ethics, and behaviors are also discussed. An observation in an OT clinic is required.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 16-Jul 28
Sa        09:00AM-03:20PM LEC A.Hoerl              SCC MAIN MOH 21          11575 
Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 16th, 30th, and July 28th. Students must attend all three sessions in order to receive credit.
On-Campus

Sa        09:00AM-03:20PM LEC L.Beadles            SCC MAIN MOH 21          11575 Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 16th, 30th, and July 28th. Students must attend all three sessions in order to receive credit.
On-Campus


OTA 121    Contemporary Models of Practice in Occupational Therapy    2 Units

Prerequisite: OTA 131 and 132 with grades of "C" or better
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: Significant changes in health care have resulted in a move away from the medical/institutional models to community-based models. This course will provide the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) student with a foundation of knowledge that will allow the student to pursue practice opportunities in community-based programs. In this course, the student will gain an understanding of the various disciplines involved in community-based programs, the role or potential of OT within these organizations, and funding sources. As well, the student will explore legislative advocacy of OT and community-based services, further developing their professional advocacy skills. The student will perform an analysis of community-based services and resources within their region, identifying the utilization of occupational therapy (OT) within these programs. The student will develop and market educational materials to selected organizations, promoting the potential benefits of OT as an opportunity for program development. Students may be required to participate in field trips as a part of the course.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 16-Jul 21
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Mariano             TBA TBA                 11453 
Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 16th and June 30th from 9:00am - 4:10pm; July 14th and July 21st from 9:00am - 3:20pm. There will be 10 additional hours of CarFit training and event with schedule TBA. Students must attend all sessions in order to receive credit.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC P.Watters             TBA TBA                 11453 Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 16th and June 30th from 9:00am - 4:10pm; July 14th and July 21st from 9:00am - 3:20pm. There will be 10 additional hours of CarFit training and event with schedule TBA. Students must attend all sessions in order to receive credit.
On-Campus

Summer 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013