Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD)

Curriculum

Course Number

Course Title

Course Credit

Trimester 1

OCC 510

Foundations of Occupational Therapy

2

OCC 711

Occupations Across the Lifespan

2

OCC 712

Introduction to Fieldwork I

1

OCC 713

OT Evaluation and Screening I

3

OCC 714

Introduction to Scholarship and Research

5

OCC 715

Basic Patient Care Skills

2

OCC 716

Integrated Physiology and Anatomy

5

 

 

18

Trimester 2

OCC 720A

Occupational Performance in the Older Adult Population

5

OCC 720B

Skills Lab: Older Adult

1

OCC 721

Fieldwork I – Older Adult

1

OCC 722

OT Evaluation and Screening II

2

OCC 723

Brain, Behavior and Occupation

3

OCC 724

Movement Analysis in Occupation

3

OCC 725

Scholarship & Evidence-Based Practice I

3

OCC 726

Occupations in Practice

2

OCC 729

Introduction to Doctoral Studies

1

 

 

22

Trimester 3

OCC 731A

Occupational Performance in the Adult Population

5

OCC 731B

Skills Lab Occupational Performance in the Adult Population

2

OCC 732

Fieldwork I – Adults

1

OCC 733

Scholarship & Evidence-Based Practice II

3

OCC 734

Preparatory Methods I

3

OCC 735

Assistive Technology

4

 

 

18

Trimester 4

OCC 741A

Occupational Performance in the Child and Adolescents Population

5

OCC 741B

Skills Lab Occupational Performance in the Child and Adolescents Population

2

OCC 742

Fieldwork I – Children and Adolescents

1

OCC 743

Introduction to Doctoral Fieldwork

1

OCC 744

Preparatory Methods II

4

OCC 745

Occupational Wellness

4

OCC 746

Leadership & Advancement in Occupational Therapy Practice

4

 

 

21

Trimester 5

OCC 751

Preparation for Doctoral Professional Practice (1st 2 weeks)

1

OCC 752

Fieldwork II-A

12

 

 

13

Trimester 6

OCC 761

Preparation for Capstone I

1

OCC 762

Fieldwork II-B

12

 

 

13

Trimester 7

OCC 771

Preparation for Capstone II

2

OCC 772

Doctoral Experiential Internship

5

 

 

7

Trimester 8

OCC 781

Doctoral Experiential Internship II

6

OCC 782

Capstone

2

 

 

8

 

 

Total Credits: 120

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