Dec 02, 2020  
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OCTA 206 - Analysis of Human Performance

3 Credit(s).

Presents the principles and techniques needed to identify and analyze motor movement in order to adapt human performance tasks. This course examines: osteology of the upper and lower extremities, motor reflexes, synergy patterns, the musculoskeletal system, agonist/antagonist muscle groups and patterns of proximal stability. Students will develop observational skills with regard to body movement. This course introduces students to handling techniques, isometric/isotonic exercise, and sensory issues that impact motor skills. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite(s): Admission into the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
Corequisite(s): OCTA 201 

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