May 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 642 - Teaching and Learning

(2 credits)
Physical therapists assume the role of teacher in a variety of situations with a diverse group of learners. This course will explore theories and methods related to effective teaching, student learning, and assessment strategies across multiple settings including the clinic, classroom, laboratory, and home setting. Individual and social factors that influence health and wellness will be examined, and key concepts from behavioral theories will be applied to patient education in clinical practice situations. There will be an introduction to educational assessment strategies. Spring.