PTA-118: Exercise Techniques I

WebAdvisor Title
Exercise Techniques I

Catalog Info

Credit Hours
2.00
Contact Hours
2.00
Course Description

Provides instruction in therapeutic exercise procedures utilized by physical therapist assistants. Topics include assessment of joint motion and muscle strength, implications of ROM and muscle testing for exercise prescription, types of exercise, basic exercise programs, and the use of exercise equipment. Theory only-no lab activities.

Pre-requisites
PTA 102, 110, 132, and 168
Co-requisites
PTA 122
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No