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MOT Curriculum

The MOT program is 76 credit hours and can be completed in 3 1/2 years, plus six months of fieldwork.


Year I

Semester II (Winter)

BIOL 503 – Clinical Human Anatomy (3 Credits)
MOT 540 – Applied Occupational Anatomy (1 Credit)
MOT 570 – Issues in OT Practice I (3 Credits)

Semester III (Summer)

MOT 501 – Conditions in Occupation (3 Credits)
MOT 503 – Neuroscience for Occupation (3 Credits)
MOT 557 Evidence-Based Practice I (2 Credits)

Year II

Semester I (Fall)

MOT 504 – Therapeutic Skills (3 Credits)
MOT 541 – Biomechanics for Occupation I (3 Credits)
MOT 558 – Evidence-Based Practice II (2 Credits)

Semester II (Winter)

MOT 580 – OT Process I (2 Credits)
MOT 502 – Applied Occupational Theory (3 Credits)
MOT 500 – Occupational Development (3 Credits)

Semester III (Summer)

MOT 571 – Issues in OT Practice II (1 Credit)
MOT 581 – OT Process II (2 Credits)
MOT 582 – OT Process III (4 Credits)
MOT 590 – Level IA Fieldwork (0.5 Credits)

Year III

Semester I (Fall)

MOT 583 – OT Process IV (6 Credits)
MOT 591 – Level IB Fieldwork (1 Credit)

Semester II (Winter)

MOT 542 – Biomechanics for Occupation II (3 Credits)
MOT 505 – Wellness Through Occupation (2 Credits)
MOT 572 – Issues in OT Practice III (1 Credit)
MOT 592 – Level IC Fieldwork (1.5 Credits)

Semester III (Summer)

MOT 573 – Issues in OT Practice IV (2 Credits)
MOT 543 – Biomechanics for Occupation III (3 Credits)
MOT 593 – Level ID Fieldwork (1 Credit)

Year IV

Semester I (Fall)

MOT 560 – Management & Leadership I (1 Credit)
MOT 594 – Level II Fieldwork (6 Credits)
MOT 515 – Professional Trajectory I (1 Credit)

Semester II (Winter)

MOT 574 – Issues in OT Practice V (1 Credit)
MOT 561 – Management & Leadership II (2 Credits)
MOT 594 – Level II Fieldwork (6 Credits)

Curriculum subject to change.