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PTH - Physical Therapist Assistant

PTH 151


(5.00 CR.)

*Focuses on the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system. Emphasizes bone formation and landmarks; ligaments, muscle origin, action, and innervation. Includes basic sensory and motor control. Prepares student for principles of kinesiology and biomechanics. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 4 hours. Total 7 hours per week. (Restricted Enrollment)