PTA 118 Exercise Techniques I

Credit Hours: 
2.00
Course Description: 

Provides instruction in therapeutic exercise procedures utilized by physical therapist assistants. Topics include assessment of joint motion and muscle strength, implications of ROM and muscle testing for exercise prescription, types of exercise, basic exercise programs, and the use of exercise equipment. Theory only-no lab activities.

Prerequisites: 
PTA 102, 110, 132, and 168
Co-requisites: 
PTA 122