PTA 195: Introduction to Disease

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"

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
  offered in the daytime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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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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