This course addresses both Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy skills using an interdisciplinary approach. The course further develops the skills learned in the previous Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapy Assistant courses. The course focuses on providing treatment to clients within the community environment. Other topics include advanced wheelchair skills as well as specialized interventions including treatments for pediatric, bariatric and oncology clients.
Course code: OPTA 2532
Length: 120 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/OPTA-2532.pdf
PrerequisitesSuccessful completion of Semester 4
CorequisitesSemester 5 courses: OPTA 2531, 2533
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.