Occupational Therapy Assistant Curriculum

Year 1 Semester 1

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
ENGL 1301
Composition I
3
ENGL 2326
American Literature
3
SPCH 1311
Speech Communications
3
MATH 1314
College Algebra
3
Total Credit Hours
12

Year 1 Semester 2

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
PSYC 2301
General Psychology
3
HPRS 1106
Essentials of Medical Terminology
1
BIOL 2401
Anatomy & Physiology I
4
BIOL 2402
Anatomy & Physiology II
4
Total Credit Hours
24

Year 1 Semester 3

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
OTHA 1305
Principles of Occupational Therapy
3
OTHA 1211
Occupational Performance throughout the Lifespan
2
OTHA 2309
Mental Health in Occupational Therapy
3
OTHA 2302
Therapeutic Use of Occupations or Activities II
3
OTHA 1161
Clinical in OTA II – Mental Health Fieldwork
1
Total Credit Hours
36

Year 2 Semester 1

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
OTHA 1309
Human Structure and Function in Occupational Therapy
3
OTHA 1349
Occupational Performance of Adulthood
3
OTHA 2304
Neurology in Occupational Therapy
3
OTHA 1319
Therapeutic Interventions I
3
OTHA 1162
Clinical in OTA III – Adult Level I Fieldwork
1
Total Credit Hours
49

Year 2 Semester 2

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
OTHA 1353
Occupational Performance for Elders
3
OTHA 1341
Occupational Performance from Birth through Adolescence
3
OTHA 1315
Therapeutic Use of Occupations or Activities I
3
OTHA 1160
Clinical in OTA I – Pediatric Level I Fieldwork
1
OTHA 2235
Health Care Management in Occupational Therapy
2
Total Credit Hours
61

Year 2 Semester 3

Course Number
Course
Credit Hours
OTHA 2560
Clinical Occupational Therapy Assistant - Level II Fieldwork A (Off-Campus)
5
OTHA 2230
Workplace Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant (Online)
2
OTHA 2561
Clinical Occupational Therapy Assistant - Level II Fieldwork B (Off-Campus)
5
Total Credit Hours
73