Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5451. Acute Care Management

5.00 credits

Prerequisites: None.

Grading Basis: Graded

An exploration of the practice of Physical Therapists in the acute care setting. Students will develop competency in clinical evaluation of impairments and functional limitations, identification of appropriate intervention options, and implementation of a plan of care to improve performance of functional activities for patients commonly encountered in acute care practice settings. This course encourages problem solving and critical thinking through the integration of knowledge and skills in the laboratory and clinic and through a written assignment and presentation.

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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2024 9452 Storrs In Person Smith, James 001 Reg We 10:30am‑12:30pm
Mo 8:00am‑10:00am
30/35 KB DPT
Spring 2024 9453 Storrs In Person Smith, James
Filomeno, Madelyn
001L Reg We 8:00am‑10:00am
30/35 KB DPT 5.00 Graded