NSU HPD Catalog 2021-2022

Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences—Department of Physical Therapy 401 Professional D.P.T. Program—Fort Lauderdale CurriculumOutline First Year—Summer Semester Credits PHY 5400 Physiology 3 PHT 5420 Anatomy for Rehabilitation Professionals 5 PHT 5611 Introduction to Physical Therapy 3 PHT 5610 Clinical Anatomy for Physical Therapists 2 PHT 5609 Medical Terminology for Physical Therapists 1 Total 14 First Year—Fall Semester Credits PHT 6710 Clinical Skills I 4 PHT 6715 Essentials of Biomechanics and Kinesiology 3 PHT 6705 Essentials of Exercise Physiology 3 PHT 6717 S ystems Management I: Medical Pathology and Pharmacology 3 PHT 6722 Integumentary System 2 Total 15 • perform all required hours of service learning • demonstrate professional behavior consistent with the APTA core values • attend all required professional meetings Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy—Tampa Bay • maintain student APTAmembership throughout the program • successfully complete the required credits of didactic and clinical coursework • complete, present, and pass the values portfolio • complete, present, and pass the evidence-based capstone project • perform all required hours of service learning • demonstrate professional behavior consistent with the APTA Core Values • attend all required professional meetings Physical Therapy Student Organizations Student Government Association The Physical Therapy Student Council is the official voice of all students. The organization is open to all students and welcomes proposals and participation from the entire student body. Its responsibilities include collecting and expressing student opinion, dispensing funds for student activities, acting as liaison for the student body, promoting physical therapy, supporting club and class activities, and working to improve the quality of life for physical therapy students. Other Student Organizations Many student organizations addressing various professional interests are open for student membership, including • American Physical Therapy Association • StudentAssemblyof theAmericanPhysical TherapyAssociation • The Student Special Interest Group of the Florida Physical Therapy Association • campus-based student clubs

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