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2018-2019

OCTH 1029 - Level 1 Fieldwork B: Integration and Practice Applications

( 0 :0 :0 60 clin/10web/other ) 1 credits

All pre-professional General Education credits Co-requisites or prerequisites: OCTH 1040, 1051, and 1052; PSRT 1103.

The second of three Level I Fieldwork courses in the OTA curriculum. Students are assigned to a healthcare, educational, or other community setting where they observe and assist with the occupational therapy process for adult or older adult clients under the supervision of an occupational therapist, or an occupational therapy assistant and his or her OT supervisor.Level I FW – B will provide students the opportunity to assist in planning and providing occupational therapy services following the OT process as described in the OT Practice Framework III.The fieldwork experience provides the opportunity to practice skills developed during the combined semester coursework including documentation in accordance with the requirements of the practice setting. It is expected that students demonstrate professional skills and adhere to all safety procedures as appropriate to the setting. A pre and post fieldwork seminar clarifies assignments, guides professional development, and is used to assess the competencies developed during the combined semester coursework.