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Occupational Therapy Doctorate

OTD 624 - Neuroscience Foundations For Practice

Description: A thorough understanding of the fundamentals of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology enables interpretation, evaluation, and treatment of clients with neurological disorders & impairments. The etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, and pharmacology of specific conditions will be explored. Using an integrative reasoning process, core neurological function principles are applied to practice. Primary teaching / learning methods used in this course are: lecture, discussion, demonstration, peer teaching, readings, pre-class. preparatory questions, and examinations (1 hr. lecture, 3 hrs. lab). Letter grade only.

Units: 2

Sections offered: Fall 2024

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Prerequisite: Admission to OTD program