PTA-118: Exercise Techniques I

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2015
WebAdvisor Title
Exercise Techniques I
Credit Hours
2.00
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
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, PTA-110, PTA-132, and PTA-168
Co-requisites
PTA-122
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132