PTA 280: Clinical Concepts

In this capstone course, students build on classroom and clinical education experiences to examine ethical considerations associated with patient care, departmental organization and its effects on the role of the physical therapist assistant. Students continue preparation for employment, develop a plan for professional growth and present a critical review of published research. Students must pass the comprehensive final exam in order to complete the program and be eligible for the licensure exam.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; PTA 240 with grade "P"

Corequisites: PTA.250

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)

offered in the daytime    

Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)

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
Revised: 3/30/23

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 1
Lecture Hours 15
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 15

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