Assistive Technology

OT647 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Assistive Technology 3 hrs. 2 crs. This course is designed for occupational therapy majors with foundational knowledge of common medical conditions and their impact on occupational performance. Students will acquire foundational knowledge and skills to select and instruct individuals in the use of products, devices or equipment, whether acquired commercially, modified or customized, that are used to maintain, increase or improve the functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities. This course consists of didactic lectures, case studies, field visits and laboratory experiences. Preq: Department permission required.