This course discusses the influences that affect an individual's health. An overview of growth and development theories is introduced. The lifespan changes from birth to adolescence are described. A major focus of the course is pediatrics and pediatric issues.
This course is part of the full-time Occupational/Physical Therapist Assistant (Rehab Assistant) Program.
Course code: OPTA 1325
Length: 45.0 hours
* 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.