2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Dec 07, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHTH 500 - Principles of PT I

Credits: 3
This course provides an introduction to the profession of physical therapy and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) core values. This course addresses awareness of self and the effect that individual beliefs, attitudes, and values have on clinical behavior. Emphasis is placed on professional behavior and communication skills. Concepts of teaching and learning theories will be presented. This course also addresses disability awareness and interprofessional education. Portfolios are introduced as a reflective assessment tool.
Note: For PT Students

Prerequisite: HEPR-370 and HEPR-480