Summer 2019 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. A four-hour observation in an OT clinic or program for special needs populations is required. Students are responsible for securing their own observation sites, with guidance from the instructor, as well as the related transportation to/from the facility. Some facilities may have additional requirements for student observations, such as a clear tuberculosis test and/or fingerprinting. Students are responsible for the cost of these additional requirements, if any.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 15-Jul 20

Sa09:00AM-03:20PMLECA.HoerlSCC MAIN T05 00112262Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 15, June 22, and July 20, 2019. Students must attend all three sessions in order to receive credit.
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus

Sa09:00AM-03:20PMLECW.NeilsonSCC MAIN T05 00112262Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 15, June 22, and July 20, 2019. Students must attend all three sessions in order to receive credit.
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus



OTA 110    Functional Biomechanics for the OTA    3 Units

Prerequisite: OTA 150 and 152 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: OTA 111
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: In this course the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) student will explore components of human movement, including joint structure and function, muscle action, motor and reflex development, and balance and sensory influence. In addition to the body structures involved in movement, students will examine the motor and process skills and sensory and neuromusculoskeletal client factors required for engagement in occupation across the lifespan. Students will complete a formal biomechanical activity analysis as it relates to occupational performance.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02

TW06:00PM-09:05PMLECM.ArmbrusterSCC MAIN T08 112547Textbook
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus

TW06:00PM-09:05PMLECP.Kaneko-HuttonSCC MAIN T08 112547Textbook
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus

TW06:00PM-09:05PMLECW.MannaSCC MAIN T08 112547Textbook
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus



OTA 111    Functional Biomechanics Lab for the OTA    1 Unit

Prerequisite: OTA 150 and 152 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: OTA 110
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: In this course the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) student will use an analysis and problem-solving approach to functional human movement across the lifespan. Through hands-on laboratory activities, students will develop skills in assessment of client factors affecting engagement in occupations. Students will explore basic intervention methods and strategies for remediation of and compensation for biomechanical deficits and impairments.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02

Th06:00PM-09:05PMLABM.SteeleSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
Th06:00PM-09:05PMLABP.Kaneko-HuttonSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
Th06:00PM-09:05PMLABW.MannaSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
Sa09:00AM-04:10PMLABM.SteeleSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
This class meets every Thursday and on the following Saturdays, from 9:00am to 4:10pm: June 15 and 29, and July 13 and 27, 2019.
Web-enhanced - Students are required to access the Internet and Canvas to complete course assignments.
On-Campus

Sa09:00AM-04:10PMLABP.Kaneko-HuttonSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
This class meets every Thursday and on the following Saturdays, from 9:00am to 4:10pm: June 15 and 29, and July 13 and 27, 2019.
Web-enhanced - Students are required to access the Internet and Canvas to complete course assignments.
On-Campus

Sa09:00AM-04:10PMLABW.MannaSCC MAIN T08 112548Textbook
This class meets every Thursday and on the following Saturdays, from 9:00am to 4:10pm: June 15 and 29, and July 13 and 27, 2019.
Web-enhanced - Students are required to access the Internet and Canvas to complete course assignments.
On-Campus



OTA 121    Contemporary Models of Practice in Occupational Therapy    1 Unit

Prerequisite: OTA 120 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: Significant changes in health care have resulted in a move away from the medical and 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 and other non-traditional and emerging practice settings. In this course, the student will gain an understanding of the various disciplines involved in these settings, the role of or potential for occupational therapy (OT) services within these organizations and funding sources. The student will explore legislative aspects of OT in community-based and non-traditional services, further developing their professional advocacy skills. Students will also explore the profession's philosophical beliefs about inclusion and OT service accessibility.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 29-Jul 27

Sa09:00AM-03:20PMLECW.NeilsonSCC MAIN T06 112221Textbook
This class will meet on the following Saturdays: June 29; July 13 and 27, 2019. Students must attend all sessions in order to receive credit. Enrollment by instructor consent only for students officially enrolled in the OTA Program.
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus



OTA 152    Introduction to Clinical Practice in Pediatric Conditions    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: See enrollment limitations
Corequisite: OTA 150
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of AH 106, AH 110, BIOL 100 or BIOL 430 and BIOL 431, ENGWR 300 or ENGWR 488, OTA 100, PSYC 300 or PSYC 480, and PSYC 370 or FCS 324 with grades of "C" or better and cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher in these courses. Completion of the Sacramento City College Reading Competency graduation requirement. BIOL 100 or BIOL 430 and BIOL 431 and PSYC 300 or equivalent courses must have been completed within the last 10 years at the time of application to the program. This course may be taken only by students officially accepted into the OTA program.
Hours: 27 hours LAB
Description: Through Level I Fieldwork experiences, students will be introduced to clinical practice for individuals with pediatric or developmental conditions that limit or affect engagement in occupation. As participant observers, students will integrate academic experiences with Occupational Therapy (OT) process in settings serving clients with a variety of occupational challenges and degrees of disability. Through interactions with clients and staff, students will develop skills in observation of occupational performance, clinical safety, therapeutic communication and clinical relationships, professional behavior and boundary-setting, and the self-awareness necessary to be a successful OT practitioner. Students will be required to complete 20 hours of clinical fieldwork and attend 7 hours of on-campus discussion group. This course is graded Pass/No Pass. Note: Fieldwork sites may require completion of a physical examination, immunizations, a TB test, and/or current CPR certification for health personnel (level C). Background checks, fingerprinting, and drug screens may also be required. Proof of health insurance may be required. Proof of automobile insurance may be required if driving is involved as part of the clinical experience. Students are responsible for their own transportation to/from the fieldwork site.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02

TBATBALABW.Neilson TBA TBA12549Textbook
Registration by instructor consent only. This course is for students officially enrolled in the OTA Program. Students will be assigned to clinical sites by the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, with dates and times TBA. Seminars will be held from 6:00pm - 9:05pm on the following dates: June 10 and July 8, 2019.
Web-enhanced - Students must have access to Canvas to access course materials.
On-Campus



Summer 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: May 21, 2019