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PTA 102 - Physical Therapist Assistant 1

6 credit hours - 45 hours of lecture and 90 hours of college laboratory; one term.
Introduces theory and skill development in body mechanics, gait training and data collection techniques. Emphasizes competence in postural measurements, transfers, range of motion, manual muscle testing, basic therapeutic exercise, assistive devices and massage. Covers disease processes and specific medical conditions seen in physical therapy. Lab fee $300

Prerequisite(s): PTA 101 , BIO 231  or BIO 233 MAT 137 ENG 101  or ENG 101A , and PSY 111 .

Corequisite(s): PTA 106 .