PTA 230: Clinical Education I

This course provides the qualified physical therapist assistant student with the opportunity to observe and participate in structured and supervised experiences in health care settings. Students will be placed by their program clinical education coordinator in off-site locations and given limited opportunity to safely and appropriately apply therapeutic interventions. This initial clinical experience will also provide the background and foundation for future coursework. This course is graded on a pass/no pass grading system.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; PTA 220 minimum grade "C", may enroll concurrently

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
    offered in the daytime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

Class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specifc time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits  1
Lecture Hours 0
Clinical Hours 48
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 48
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