Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

   

Course Sequence

Year 1

Summer

  • OTD 590: Introduction to Occupational and Rehabilitation Science Theory (3 credits)
  • OTD 580: Applied Functional Anatomy (5 credits)

Fall

  • OTD 581: Applied Neuroscience for the OT (4 credits)
  • OTD 582: Functional Biomechanics and Kinesiology for OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 650: Health Promotion, Wellness, and Participation in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 601: Occupational Performance Assessment and Evaluation (3 credits)
  • OTD 602: Professional Reasoning and Communication in OT (3 credits)

Spring

  • OTD 651: Pediatric Theory and Practice in OT (4 credits)
  • OTD 583: Pathophysiology in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 660: Principles of Research in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 640: Principles of Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 652: Neurorehabilitation and Disability Science Theory and Practice in OT (4 credits)
  • OTD 620: Level I Fieldwork in OT (A) (1 credit)

Year 2

Summer

  • OTD 653: Mental Health Theory and Practice in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 661: Evidenced-Based Practice and Translational Research in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 654: Principles of Orthopedics in OT (2 credits)

Fall

  • OTD 655: Geriatric Theory and Practice in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 656: Occupational Rehabilitation and Ergonomics (3 credits)
  • OTD 680: Guided Research I in OT (2 credits)
  • OTD 641: Functional Cognition in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 701: Case-Based Learning I (2 credits)
  • OTD 621: Level I Fieldwork in OT (B) (1 credit)

Spring

  • OTD 750: Leadership and Management in OT (3 credits)
  • OTD 770: Elective- Advanced and Emerging Practice Skills (3 credits)
  • OTD 751: Interprofessional Seminar (1 credit)
  • OTD 681: Guided Research II in OT (2 credits)
  • OTD 752: Program Development and Evaluation (2 credits)
  • OTD 702: Case-Based Learning II (2 credits)
  • OTD 622: Level I Fieldwork in OT (1 credit)

Year 3

Summer

Fall

  • OTD 761: Level II Fieldwork in OT (B) (6 credits)
  • OTD 772: Professional Seminar in OT II (1 credit)
  • OTD 753: Principles of Teaching and Transformative Learning in OT (2 credits)
  • OTD 780: Comprehensive Exam for the Occupational Therapist (1 credit)

Spring