2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Aug 14, 2020  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OTA-115 Neuromuscular Mvmt Analysis

Credits: 2
Contact Hours: Lec 1 Lab 2
Tier Rate: Tier III
This course is a hands-on study of biomechanical and neuromuscular components of human movement.Muscle palpation and identification, joint movements, and whole body movement analysis will be included. Students will learn the basic body mechanics necessary for assisting with transfer interventions and will practice the interventions through the use of problem solving activities and client cases. Concepts of safe patient handling will be stressed. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the OTA Program.