2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    May 26, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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DPT 867 Clinical Education III

10 credits

This is a twelve-week, full-time clinical education experience occurring in the seventh semester of the program (Summer III).  This experience builds upon Clinical Education II and incorporate the additional competencies attained in didactic and laboratory work.  Students will continue to use problem-solving strategies in direct patient care, under the guidance of physical therapy clinical faculty.  A variety of patient populations and problems will be provided to allow for integration of professional knowledge and skills in total patient care.  Students will be encouraged to reflect upon their knowledge and skills to identify problem areas to be addressed in Clinical Education IV.  Further development of interpersonal skills, clinical decision making,self-assessment, proactive learning, and professional socialization is expected.  40 hours per week for 12 weeks.

Prerequisite(s): DPT 847  

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