NYU Steinhardt

Assistive Technology

  • Course Number: PT-GE 2219
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Enables the student to: understand the physical properties & biomechanical principles of devises & equipment; to prescribe, apply, & fabricate as appropriate adaptive, orthotic, protective, supportive, & prosthetic devices & equipment for ADL & IADL; to analyze their use during ADL & IADL; & to evaluate the limitations & indications/contra indications of devises & equipment. The course enables the student to practice fabricating adaptive, supportivew, & protective devices.
  • Old Course Number: E44.2219