Health Promotion and Recreation (OPTA 1134)

This course introduces students to the importance of healthy living and the role of the Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapy Assistant in promoting and maintaining good health through physical activity, recreation, nutrition and lifestyle choices. Students learn how recreational activities can promote health and wellness. They also learn how to implement various physical fitness programs and lead group exercise programs for older adults.
Course code: OPTA 1134
Credits: 3.0
Length: 60.0 hours
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Successful admission to the program


Semester 1 courses: OPTA 1131, 1132,1133, 1135 and 1136