PTA 103  -  CLINICAL SKILLS FOR THE PTA Course Search  

Clinical Skills for the PTA is an introduction to the technical and professional skills needed to care for patients in varied settings. This course introduces documentation and examination of physiological measures, range of motion, strength, and balance. In addition, it covers positioning and draping, body mechanics, and functional activity training. Common diseases and conditions encountered in the field of physical therapy are introduced. In lab, students will practice goniometry, manual muscle testing, vital sign measurement, posture, balance and exertion scales, pain scales, functional mobility training, and documentation. 3 credits Pre-requisites:BIO208, BIO218 Co-requisites:BIO209, BIO219, PTA101, PTA102   View Syllabus (pdf)

Pricing and availability for this course are subject to change.

Credits:  3
Prerequisites:  BIO 208 ,  BIO 218
Corequisites:  BIO 209 ,  BIO 219 ,  PTA 101 ,  PTA 102
Tuition:   Cecil County Residents - $327
  Other Maryland Residents - $609
  Non-Maryland Residents - $753
  Course Fees:  $45
  Registration Fee*:  $75/semester
  Student Development Fee**:  $8/credit hour
  *$35 discount on registration fee for early registrations
  **Not charged for Summer session or approved senior citizens

 
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PTA 103 01 MR01/16/18-05/07/1812:00-14:40MAIN PE E218 SMITH smit3368@cecil.edu