This course provides students with the foundational knowledge and skills required to communicate effectively as an Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapy Assistant. An experiential and self-reflective approach is used to develop self-awareness, confidence and the communication skills required to communicate effectively with a diverse client population, their caregivers, and other members of the health care team.
Course code: OPTA 1135
Length: 60 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/OPTA-1135.pdf
CorequisitesSemester 1 courses: OPTA 1131, 1132, 1133, 1134 and 1136
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.