Human Occupation Across the Lifespan   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

OTH 1003 - Human Occupation Across the Lifespan


This course explores the relationship of the human experience, health, occupation, and context. This course provides a study of occupation -- activities that have meaning and purpose in an individual's life- across the lifespan. Topics include occupational development, roles and performance; meaning and identity; the person-environment-occupation model, client-centered treatment and health and wellness. Through experimental learning, students will explore engagement in occupation and conduct activity analysis on various activities from simple crafts to computer technology.
Prerequisites: OTH 1001 and DEP 2004.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 2 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.