Physical Therapist Assistant

Zane State College
United States
Qualification
Associate Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
January August
Tuition fee (local)
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Curriculum

Summer Session I

  • Anatomy and Physiology l
  • Anatomy and Physiology l Lab
  • First Year Success Strategies
  • Medical Terminology
  • *Computer Literacy Elective

Fall Semester I

  • Anatomy and Physiology ll
  • Anatomy and Physiology ll Lab
  • Composition I
  • Introduction to the Physical Therapy Profession
  • Physical Therapy Procedures I
  • Functional Anatomy & Kinesiology for Physical Therapy Assistant 

Spring Semester I

  • Clinical Documentation for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Pathophysiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Physical Therapy Procedures II
  • Neurological Conditions in Physical Therapy
  • Communication Elective

Fall Semester II

  • Technical Writing
  • Rehabilitation-Concepts & Applications
  • Therapeutic Exercises-Concepts & Applications
  • Practicum I for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Mathematics Elective

Spring Semester II

  • Practicum II for the Physical Therapist Assistant FIRST TERM
  • Practicum III for the Physical Therapist Assistant SECOND TERM
  • Role Transition & Professionalism for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Arts and Humanities Elective
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective 

Communication Electives

  • Interpersonal Communication 
  • Public Speaking

Computer Literacy Electives

  • Introduction to Microcomputer Concepts and Applications 
  • Introduction to Windows and Word
  • Introduction to Microcomputer Software Applications 

Mathematics Electives

  • Algebra and Trigonometry I
  • Statistics

Social and Behavioral Science 

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Sociology

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