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Foundations of Occupational Therapy

This course orients students to the profession of occupational therapy & its historical & philosophical development. The course examines activities & occupations in the contest in which humans engage & participate in them. Tools of practice, service delivery models, practice settings, & current issues that influence the profession are also examined. Concepts in this foundational course are taught via lecture, discussion, field experiences & lab practica.
Course #
OT-GE 2701
Units
3
Term
Fall
Department

Professors

Janet Njelesani

Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy

janet.njelesani@nyu.edu

Sally Poole

Program Director of the MS in Occupational Therapy; Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy

sp3@nyu.edu