Courses & Curriculum

Course Descriptions

A full list of course descriptions can be found on the MUSC Bulletin. Courses for the OTD program are indicated with the prefix OTD. You can also download a copy of the course descriptions (PDF).

Curriculum

 

Year  Semester  Course Credit Hours
1 Summer OTD-800 Intro to Occupational Therapy 3
    OTD-802  Therapeutic Interactions  1
    OTD-803 Therapeutic Interactions Lab 1
    OTD-806
Human Anatomy 5
    OTD-807 Surface Anatomy Lab 1
      Total Semester Hours 11
         
1 Fall OTD-810 Neuroscience 4
    OTD-813 Musculoskeletal I 3
    OTD-813L Musculoskeletal I Lab 2
    OTD-815
Evidenced-Based Practice I 2
    OTD-817 Pediatrics I 3
    OTD-817L Pediatrics I Lab 1
    IP-711 IP Foundations & Teamstepps 1
    IP-### IP Concentration Course of choice 1
      Total Semester Hours 17
         
1 Spring OTD-809

Pathophysiology 

3
    OTD-814
Musculoskeletal II 4
    OTD-814L Musculoskeletal II Lab 2
    OTD-825 Evidenced-Based Practice II 1
    OTD-819 Neurorehabilitation I 2
    OTD-819L Neurorehabilitation I Lab 1
    OTD-818 Pediatrics II 3
    OTD-818L Pediatrics II Lab 2
      Total Semester Hours 18
         
2 Summer OTD-830 Leadership and Management I 2
    OTD-835  Scholarship I 2
    OTD-820 Neurorehabilitation II 1
    OTD-820L Neurorehabilitation II Lab 1
    OTD-824 Clinical Correlate 1
    OTD-834 Topics in Aging 1
    OTD-834L Topics in Aging Lab 1
    Total Semester Hours 9
       
2 Fall OTD-831 Leadership and Management II 3
    OTD-836 Scholarship II 2
    OTD-821 Neurorehabilitation III 3
    OTD-821L  Neurorehabilitation III Lab 1
    OTD-840 Psychosocial Practice 2
    OTD-840L  Psychosocial Practice Lab 1
    OTD-841  Psychosocial Correlate   1
      Total Semester Hours 13
         
2 Spring OTD-805 Population Health 3
    OTD-812 Visionary Leadership 3
    OTD-833
Clinical Correlate II 1
    OTD-838 Synthesis of Clinical Skills  2
    OTD-837 Scholarship III 2
      Total Semester Hours 11
         
3 Summer OTD-861 Clinical Practicum I 12
      Total Semester Hours 12
         
 3  Fall OTD-862 Clinical Practicum II 12
      Total Semester Hours 12
         
 3  Spring OTD-880 Professional Seminar 1
    OTD-887 Capstone  14
     Total Semester Hours  15
       
    Total Credit Hours:    118