PHTY 650. Clinical Education II. 8 Hours.

Semester course; 320 clock hours. 8 credits. Restricted to students in the Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Eight-week, full-time clinical experience designed to develop competency in physical therapy evaluation and treatment. Teaches the use of sound scientific rationale and problem solving skills in aspects of patient care. Promotes the development of an independent professional through synthesis and utilization of advanced academic theory in evaluation and treatment. Encourages the exploration of interest areas in a variety of practice settings.

Physical Therapy, Doctor of (D.P.T.)

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...academic year in order to matriculate into PHTY 650 in the third academic year. Physical...