Apr 05, 2020  
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTA 280 - PTA Internship I


4 Credits

Focuses on an initial clinical exposure providing hands on patient practicum skills and techniques. Includes application of basic patient care skills including transfers, range of motion, modalities, bandaging, aseptic techniques, and gait training. Students demonstrate professional behavior and communication principles appropriate in the physical therapy setting. A designated clinical Instructor in an acute care, geriatric, or outpatient setting provides supervision.

Prerequisite(s): PTA 120  and PTA 140  with a grade of “C” or better.