Curriculum

Entry-Level Occupational Therapy Doctorate (EL-OTD)
(104 credits – 81 Graded credits, 23 Pass-Fail credits)

9 Semester Course Sequence

Year 1 (40 credits)

Summer 1 (7 credits)

Fall 1 (16 credits)

Spring 1 (17 credits)

OCCT 580 Introduction to the Profession of Occupational Therapy (2)

OCCT 589  Advanced Functional Anatomy (5)

 

OCCT 590 Functional Movement Analysis in Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 591 Neuroscience Applications to Occupational Therapy (4)

OCCT 592 Introduction to Injury, Illness, and Disability (3)

OCCT 593 Analysis of Human Occupation (1)

OCCT 594 Theoretical Foundations of Occupational Therapy (4)

IPEC 501 Interprofessional Education (1)

OCCT 613 Adult Occupational Performance I (3)

OCCT 614 Pediatric Occupational Performance I (4)

OCCT 615 Level I Fieldwork in Occupational Therapy (1)

OCCT 616 Research Process in Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 617 Therapeutic Process in Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 689 Occupational Therapy Assessment and Evaluation (3)

Year 2 (34 credits)

Summer 2 (5 credits)

Fall 2 (14-16 credits)

Spring 2 (13-15 credits)

OCCT 780 Leadership Seminar (2)

OCCT 781 Program Development and Evaluation (3)

 

OCCT 692 Assistive Technologies for Occupational Engagement (2)

OCCT 713 Adult Occupational Performance II (4)

OCCT 714 Pediatric Occupational Therapy II (4)

OCCT 715 Level I Fieldwork in Occupational Therapy (1)

OCCT 716 Evidence Based Practice in Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 782 (Sec 001) Professional Development Portfolio (2) (Either Sec 001 OR Sec 002)

OCCT 693 Occupational Synthesis and Adaptations (2)

OCCT 717 Level I Fieldwork in Psychosocial Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 720 Policy, Advocacy, and Management for OT Practice (3)

OCCT 721 Clinical Reasoning in Occupational Therapy (3)

OCCT 759 Fieldwork  Education Seminar (2)

OCCT 782 (Sec 002) Professional Development Portfolio (2) (Either Sec 001 OR Sec 002)

Year 3 (30 credits)

Summer 3 (9 credits)

Fall 3 (9 credits)

Spring 3 (12 credits)

OCCT 760 Level II Fieldwork in Occupational Therapy (9)

OCCT 761 Level II Fieldwork in Occupational Therapy (9)

OCCT 783 Doctoral Practicum (10)

OCCT 784 Practicum Evaluation and Dissemination (2)