OT 834 (1HY) - Assistive Technology and Physical Disabilities for the Home, Community and Employment

AT Phys Dis Home, Comm, Employ

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Occupational Therapy
Course Delivery Method: Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2021 - E-term IV (03/22/2021 - 05/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 53709
This course focuses on assistive technology solutions to maximize independence at home, in the community, and on the job for individuals who experience physical disabilities. Students will acquire skills in conducting accessibility assessments. Topics explored include wheelchair seating and mobility; ergonomic hand tools; independent living aids; ramps and lifts; vehicle modifications; and modifications for canes, crutches, walkers, and wheelchairs. Intensive hands-on AT exploration will be completed on campus or virtual evidence provided will be accepted.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Therese Willkomm

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/22/2021 5/13/2021 Hours Arranged ONLINE
5/8/2021 5/8/2021 S 8:10am - 5:00pm HEW 139