2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    Jul 16, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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OS 305 Introduction to Occupational Science

4 credits

This course examines the history and discipline of occupational science in depth within the context of the person, along with economic, political, biological, psychological, social, cultural, and political elements of occupational behavior. The course covers historical and current trends from the occupational science literature and evidence base. The course analyzes the impact of occupation on the evolution of the individual, including motivation, autonomy, a sense of competence, social efficacy, role learning, quality of life, and adaptation styles. The course covers the development of an occupational repertoire, leadership skills, and a framework for occupational analysis as experienced individually, in groups, and in society.

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in BS in Occupational Science major

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