PT 304 Concepts of Health, Wellness and Health Professions, 3 credits

Exploration of the contemporary concepts of health and wellness as they relate to health promotion and maintenance, disease prevention and health care; the role of physical therapy as a health profession within a holistic health care model; the importance of professional behavior, critical inquiry, communication, interaction, cultural diversity, and collaboration in professional physical therapy practice. (Lecture: 2 hours/discussion and independent study.)

Prerequisites: Required for sophomore PT majors as pre-professional prerequisite course or permission of program. Spring only