PTA-168: Development Across the Lifespan for PTAs

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Dev Across Lifespan for PTAs
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Examines the normal gross motor development of humans from infancy on. Relates early developmental sequence and reflexive maturation to rehabilitation techniques utilized with adult patients. Discusses the development of adults, the aging process, and death and dying. Psychosocial and cognitive issues throughout the life span are integrated in human development.

Pre-requisites
Admission into the PTA Program
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