34.648 Service Learning in Physical Therapy

Service Learning in Physical Therapy

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 30345
Status Active

This three-credit course is designed to serve as a service-learning experience in the final year for doctoral physical therapy students. The course is designed to provide relevant and meaningful service opportunities for culturally competent physical therapy services with a focus on prevention, health promotion, fitness, and wellness to individuals, groups, and communities. The service learning experience will prepare students for active civic participation in a diverse society. Through the use of readings, discussion, reflection and presentations students will gain an understanding what it means to build the capacity of a community and develop the competency skills of an entry level physical therapy practitioner.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: All DPT Courses: Yr.1 and Yr. 2, 34.601-612, 34.614-616, 34.639, 34.650, 34.501. Yr. 2, 34.617, 34.619-623, 34.625-631, 34.633, 34.635, 34.644, 34.645, 34.647, 34.652.