2010-2011 Catalog 
    
    Mar 28, 2020  
2010-2011 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OPT 100 - Introduction to Orthotics and Prosthetics

Lecture - Lab - Credit Hours: 1-2-2
The course is designed to familiarize students with the profession of orthotics and prosthetics. Emphasis will be placed on professional practice and the role of the technician. The course will also include laboratory projects to introduce students to basic skills and knowledge they require to become orthotic prosthetic technicians. Requirements for certification as well as job placement opportunities will be covered. This introductory course will consist of lecture, laboratory and projects designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the profession.