OTA 2170 — Fieldwork I 4 Credit hours 18.95 Contact hours
Provides an advanced clinical experience under the guidance and supervision of an occupational therapy practitioner. Students prepare for the work force by developing their level skills relating to the provision of role appropriate OT services, and demonstration of professional and ethical behavior while completing a minimum of 8 full-time hours at an assigned fieldwork site. In addition, the student will meet with the course instructor virtually one time/week where reflection and self-assessment will allow the students to begin to integrate technical and clinical knowledge and develop the clinical reasoning, professional behaviors, and therapeutic use of self necessary for entry-level work as an OTA. A "Satisfactory" grade must be achieved for the continuation in the program. "C" grade policy applies.
Prerequisites: BHS 1390, COM 1110, MTH 1260 or MTH 1151, OTA 2140, OTA 2150
Corequisites: OTA 2200.