Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PTA-140 Functional Motor Development (3.00)

Presents normal human development as it relates to movement and functional independence. Covers lifetime development of each body system, and the functional implications of changes in these body systems. Discusses the psychosocial issues typical at each stage of the lifespan and useful teaching strategies for physical therapy interventions. Includes a 15-hour off-campus service learning experience. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B