PTA 195: Introduction to Disease

online available

In this course, students are introduced to the study of disease and disease processes in humans. Emphasis is placed on the impact of disease on body systems, development and rehabilitation. Lecture and student presentations will describe diagnosis and pathology, treatment, medication, prognosis and implications for physical therapy treatment by the PTA when working under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; PTA 180 minimum grade "C"

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
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offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits 2
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 30

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