Health Science-Pre-Occupational Therapy Emphasis Traditional Program BS

This major is available to students entering the institution as first-time, full-time students prior to the fall 2017 or to transfer students transferring into the institution intending to complete the Traditional Master of Occupational Therapy degree who are eligible to start the professional phase of the program no later than fall 2018.

Major Requirements of the Health Science Pre-Occupational Therapy Emphasis Traditional Program

One course from

ENGL 202Writing and Literature

3

ENGL 272Introduction to Technical Communication

3

ENGL 282Introduction to Writing for the Sciences

3

ENGL 292Advanced Writing

3

ENGL 295E-Rhetoric and Writing

3

or

ENGL 296E-Literature and Writing

3

Requirements List

For the Traditional program, a major in health science-pre-occupational therapy emphasis cannot be declared unless the incoming freshman has a minimum 3.0 cumulative high school GPA and a minimum composite ACT of 20 (minimum SAT of 1640). The major in health science-pre-occupational therapy emphasis consists of 

BIOL 322Human Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 322LHuman Anatomy & Physiology/Lab

1

BIOL 323Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 323LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab

1

 

CHEM 111Basic Chemistry/Lecture

3

and

CHEM 111LBasic Chemistry/Lab

1

or

Higher

 

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

HEPR 220Medical Terminology

3

MATH 123Elementary Statistics

3

 

PHYS 150Conceptual Physics

3

and

PHYS 150LConceptual Physics/Lab

1

or

Higher

 

PSYC 100General Psychology

3

PSYC 208Lifespan Development

3

PSYC 233Abnormal Psychology

3

 

OCTH 306Functional Movement

3

OCTH 311Introduction to Occupational Science

3

OCTH 312Analysis of Human Occupations

2

OCTH 321Professional Relationships in Context

2

OCTH 330Research and Critical Analysis

3

OCTH 340Professional Issues

3

OCTH 345Diagnostic Groups

3

OCTH 350Neuroscience

4

OCTH 355Contextual Issues in Practice: Occupational Therapy and Health Care Systems

3

OCTH 404Human Anatomical Structures

4

OCTH 410Educational Strategies in Occupational Therapy

3

OCTH 415Group Dynamics in Occupational Therapy

3

OCTH 421Contextual Issues in Practice: Supporting Client-Centered Care

2

OCTH 424Occupations through the Lifespan - Pediatric

4

OCTH 450Occupational Therapy Concepts and Philosophy

3

OCTH 463Occupations through the Lifespan - Biopsychosocial

4

OCTH 474Research in Occupational Therapy

3

OCTH 480Level I Fieldwork A

1