OCTA 1300 Introduction to OTA

Introduction to the history, philosophy, ethics, definition and organizations of occupational therapy. General overview and specific role delineation of the occupational therapy assistant and the occupational therapist in a variety of health care settings. Emphasis on the relationship between multiculturalism and concepts of health and illness. Emphasis on tolerance for cultural and life-style differences. 


3 credits

Lecture Hours

2 hours

Lab Hours

3 hours