Learning Outcomes: Physical Therapist Assistant A.S.

  1. Implement mobility skill methodology including transfer activities and ambulation with assistive devices
    • Core Ability Supported: Think Critically and Solve Problems
  2. Demonstrate procedures for safe transport and transfers of patients
    • Core Ability Supported: Communicate Effectively
  3. Examine normal and atypical gait patterns
    • Core Ability Supported: Think Critically and Solve Problems
  4. Demonstrate manual muscle testing of various muscles throughout the upper extremity
    • Core Ability Supported: Communicate Effectively
  5. Investigate orthopedic management of the lower extremity
    • Core Ability Supported: Process Information
  6. Investigate resistance exercise for impaired muscle performance
    • Core Ability Supported: Think Critically and Solve Problems
  7. Explain positioning and handling for improving motor function
    • Core Ability Supported: Think Critically and Solve Problems
  8. Demonstrate professional behavior while in clinical setting
    • Core Ability Supported: Work Cooperatively
  9. Create a product or program serving the needs of a defined community
    • Core Ability Supported: Model Ethical and Civic Responsibility
 
 
 
 

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For questions about this program's Learning Outcomes contact:

Kimberly Greene
321-433-7727
greenek@easternflorida.edu