BS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

College of Rehabilitation Sciences

BS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

College of Rehabilitation Sciences

BS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

College of Rehabilitation Sciences

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Occupational Therapy is a four-year academic program of studies for an allied health profession that engages a person in occupation to facilitate activity and participation in culturally meaningful tasks, and address impairments physically and/or mentally. It uses purposeful activities that have potential benefits in achieving functional outcome. Thus, developing, improving and restoring the highest possible level of independence of any individual who is limited by physical injury or illness, cognitive impairment, psychological dysfunction, developmental or learning disability. Occupational Therapy also aims to achieve total development of individuals and the promotion of one’s mental health and physical well-being.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Occupational Therapist Teacher Pediatric Therapist Researcher

PROGRAM CURRICULUM

FIRST YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
FIL 1 Filipino 1 3 0 3
MATH_MW Mathematics in the Modern World 3 0 3
NSTP 1 NSTP 1 0 0 3
OT 1020 Understanding Occupations 3 6 5
OT 1021 Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology for Occupational Therapy 4 3 5
PE 1 PATH-PE 1 2 0 2
PURPCOM Purposive Communication 3 0 3
THY 1 Christian Vision of the Human Person 3 0 3
TOTAL 19 18 25

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ETHICS Ethics 3 0 3
FIL 2 Filipino 2 3 0 3
NSTP 2 NSTP 2 0 0 3
OT 1022 Anatomy and Physiology for Occupational Therapy 4 0 4
OT 1023 Development of Human Occupations 1 3 6 5
PE 2 PATH-PE 2 2 0 2
THY 2 Christian Vision of Marriage and Family 3 0 3
UND_SELF Understanding the Self 3 0 3
TOTAL 21 15 26
SECOND YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ART_APP Art Appreciation 3 0 3
CONTEM_W The Contemporary World 3 0 3
OT 1024 Neuroscience for Occupational Therapy 4 0 4
OT 1025 Development of Human Occupations 2 2 6 4
OT PD 1 Professional Development 1 3 0 3
OT RES 1 Research 1 2 3 3
PE 3 PATH-PE 3 2 0 2
SCITECHS Science, Technology, and Society 3 0 3
THY 3 Christian Vision of the Church in Society 3 0 3
TOTAL 25 9 28

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ELE 1 Professional Elective 1 3 0 3
LIWORIZ Life and Works of Rizal 3 0 3
OT 1026 Medical-Surgical Foundations for Adult Physical Dysfunction 3 0 3
OT 1027 Occupational Therapy in Adult Physical Dysfunction: Evaluation and Intervention 5 6 7
OT RES 2 Research 2 2 3 3
PE 4 PATH-PE 4 2 0 2
READ_PH Readings in Philippine History 3 0 3
THY 4 Living the Christian Vision in the Contemporary World 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 9 27
THIRD YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ELE 2 Professional Elective 2 3 0 3
OT 10210 Organization and Administration in Occupational Therapy 3 0 3
OT 1028 Medical-Surgical Foundations in Pediatrics 3 0 3
OT 1029 Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics: Evaluation and Intervention 5 6 7
OT PD 2 Professional Development 2 3 0 3
OT RES 3 Research 3 0 6 2
TOTAL 22 12 26

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ELE 3 Professional Elective 3 3 0 3
OT 10211 Medical-Surgical Foundations for Adult Psychosocial Dysfunction 3 0 3
OT 10212 Occupational Therapy in Adult Psychosocial Dysfunction: Evaluation and Intervention 3 0 3
OT 10213 Community-Based Health and Rehabilitation in Occupational Therapy 3 3 4
OT 10214 Emerging Practice in Occupational Therapy 3 0 3
OT RES 4 Research 4 0 6 2
TOTAL 13 15 18
FOURTH YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
OT INT 1 Internship 1 0 0 18
OT SEM 1 Occupational Therapy Seminar 1 0 6 2
TOTAL 0 6 20

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
OT INT 2 Internship 2 0 0 18
OT SEM 2 Occupational Therapy Seminar 2 0 0 3
TOTAL 0 0 21

 

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