Recommended Academic Plan for Occupational Therapy at Berks

Effective Date: March 14, 2016

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 15 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompostionNotes for: ENGL 15

ENGL 15

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 30 (GWS) - Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 30

ENGL 30

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
BIOL 129 (GN) - Mammalian AnatomyNotes for: BIOL 129

BIOL 129

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
PSYCH 100 (GS) - Introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level OT courses.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
OT 100 - Structural Foundations of Occupational TherapyNotes for: OT 100

OT 100

Course is offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
OT 101 - Conceptual Foundations of Occupational Therapy PracticeNotes for: OT 101

OT 101

Course is offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
Total credits 13

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
BIOL 141 - Introductory PhysiologyNotes for: BIOL 141

BIOL 141

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BIOL 142 - Physiology LaboratoryNotes for: BIOL 142

BIOL 142

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
HDFS 129 (GS) - Introduction to Human Development and Family StudiesNotes for: HDFS 129

HDFS 129

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or PSYCH 212 - Introduction to Developmental PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 212

PSYCH 212

Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
OT 103 - Occupational Performance Across the Life SpanNotes for: OT 103

OT 103

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Quantification (GQ) or Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH)Notes for: GQ and GA

GQ and GA

For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
3
1
Total credits 14

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
OT 195A - Level I Fieldwork ExperienceNotes for: OT 195A

OT 195A

Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
OT 105 - Group Process Across The LifespanNotes for: OT 105

OT 105

Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OT 107 - Activity Analysis: Assistive Technologies and Methods of AdaptationNotes for: OT 107

OT 107

Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OT 109 - Management and Ethics in Occupational TherapNotes for: OT 109

OT 109

Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Quantification (GQ) or Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH)Notes for: GQ and GA

GQ and GA

For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
3
Quantification (GQ) or Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH)Notes for: GQ and GA

GQ and GA

For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
OT 195B - Level I Fieldwork Experience Notes for: OT 195B

OT 195B

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
OT 201 - Clinical Reasoning and Documentation in Occupational TherapyNotes for: OT 201

OT 201

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OT 202 - Occupational Therapy for Developmental DisabilitiesNotes for: OT 202

OT 202

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OT 204 - Occupational Therapy for Behavioral HealthNotes for: OT 204

OT 204

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OT 206 - Occupational Therapy for Physical DisabilitiesNotes for: OT 206

OT 206

Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
Total credits 14

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
OT 295A - Field Experience in Occupational Therapy INotes for: OT 295A

OT 295A

Students must complete all didactic degree requirement prior to enrolling in this course. This course must be completed within eighteen (18) months of completing didactic requirements. Fieldwork Level II typically is two (2) eight (8) week full-time placements. Fieldwork Level II dates will be set by the Fieldwork Coordinator. Academic advising is required to establish Fieldwork II placements. Consult advisor for details.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
6
OT 295B - Field Experience in Occupational Therapy IINotes for: OT 295B

OT 295B

Students must complete all didactic degree requirement prior to enrolling in this course. This course must be completed within eighteen (18) months of completing didactic requirements. Fieldwork Level II typically is two (2) eight (8) week full-time placements. Fieldwork Level II dates will be set by the Fieldwork Coordinator. Academic advising is required to establish Fieldwork II placements. Consult advisor for details.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
6
Total credits 12

Additional Notes

  • Students should consult with an advisor when scheduling courses.

  • GWS, GQ, GHA, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to identify United States Cultures (US) and International Cultures (IL) requirements.  Students must complete three (3) credits of US or three (3) credits of IL as part of General Education.  A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.

  • The following course fulfills the Writing Across The Curriculum Requirement for this major: OT 105.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 15
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
ENGL 30
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
BIOL 129
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
PSYCH 100
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level OT courses.
OT 100
Course is offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 101
Course is offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
BIOL 141
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
BIOL 142
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
HDFS 129
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
PSYCH 212
Course must be completed prior to enrolling in any 200-level O T courses.
OT 103
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
GQ and GA
For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
OT 195A
Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 105
Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 107
Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 109
Course offered Fall Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
GQ and GA
For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
GQ and GA
For GQ, MATH 17, 21, 35, or STAT 100 recommended, but not required. For GA, course must be interactive in that it has a "hands-on" element such as acting (THEA 102), creative writing (ENGL 50), or drawing (ART 20). Consult advisor for details.
OT 195B
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 201
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 202
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 204
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 206
Course offered Spring Semester only. Course must be taken in the designated semester and order.
OT 295A
Students must complete all didactic degree requirement prior to enrolling in this course. This course must be completed within eighteen (18) months of completing didactic requirements. Fieldwork Level II typically is two (2) eight (8) week full-time placements. Fieldwork Level II dates will be set by the Fieldwork Coordinator. Academic advising is required to establish Fieldwork II placements. Consult advisor for details.
OT 295B
Students must complete all didactic degree requirement prior to enrolling in this course. This course must be completed within eighteen (18) months of completing didactic requirements. Fieldwork Level II typically is two (2) eight (8) week full-time placements. Fieldwork Level II dates will be set by the Fieldwork Coordinator. Academic advising is required to establish Fieldwork II placements. Consult advisor for details.